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Alpha-linolenic acid is an
omega- 3 fatty acid aids formatio of cell walls, lowres blood pressure, reduce risk of stroke or thrombisis- found in walnuts, pumpkin seeds, brazil nuts, gree leafy veggies
Linoleic acid is an
omega-6 fatty acid, aids i rhematoid arthhitis, pms, and dermatologic disorders- found in olive oil, chesnut oil, pumpkin seeds
ascorbic acid- controls infection, aids coective tissue healing- defiecy results in scurvy, hemorrhages, ad delayed healing
Caciferol- good for teeth mineralization- defeincy in caries prone, rickets(child) osteomalcia(adults)
Tocopherol- prev of blood clots ad heart diz- defiency results in sterility, hemolytic anemia
Phylloquinone- good for blood clotting and normalliver function- defiency prolonged bleeding
seen in children living in impoverished areas, caused by lock of protein signs large abdomen
Sucrose is broken down, absorbed, and utilized by the body as which of the following?
fructose and glucose
Excessive amounts of which one of the following vitamins is most toxic when taken for a prolonged period of time?
A patient suffering from angular cheilosis, angular stomatitis, glossitis, red, itching eyes, and poor healing suffers from a deficiency of which one of the following vitamins
Blood formation requires many nutrients. The major nutrients involved in blood formation are:
Vitamin B 12 and folic acid
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