Nutrition

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Mind Map by , created over 4 years ago

mind map is still a work in progress! key concepts for Human Nutrition (see linked mind maps within this mind map for more info on each topic)

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Created by manu_maus over 4 years ago
Nutrition, digestion and excretion
Shubh Malde
Health and Clinical Specification
Charlotte Griffin
Vitamins
Zoë Bestel
physics gcse key terms
lmarine
Část 8.
Nikola Truong
Lipids (fats)
manu_maus
health and diet
janey.efen
Carbohydrates
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Water & Electrolytes
manu_maus
Biology - B1 - AQA - GCSE - Keeping Healthy and Defending Against Infection
Josh Anderson
Nutrition
1 macronutrients

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  •  Macro-nutrients are  'energy nutrients', those which provide us with energy
1.1 carbohydrates

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1.2 proteins
1.3 lipids (fats)

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2 micronutrients

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  • Non-energy yielding but provide many essential dietary components
2.1 vitamins

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  • Vitamins are organic and can be broken down by heat, air, or acid. 
  • Vitamins are classified by solubility 
  • Vitamin means vital and that to become or be classified as an actual vitamin it has to have been demonstrated that these are essential to the diet. That you have to consume them through your food to prevent potentially a deficiency disease.
2.1.1 fat soluble vitamins

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  • Fat soluble vitamins require fat in the diet for absorption
2.1.1.1 vitamin A
2.1.1.2 vitamin D
2.1.1.3 vitamin E
2.1.1.4 vitamin K
2.1.1.5 Choline
2.1.2 water soluble vitamins
2.1.2.1 vitamin C

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  • Also called ascorbic acid
2.1.2.2 the B vitamins

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  • thiamin, riboflavin, niacin, biotin, pantothenic acid, B6, folic acid, B12
2.2 minerals

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  • Minerals are inorganic and hold on to their chemical structure.
2.3 water

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