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Water-soluble and fat-soluble vitamins differ in which way
Water-soluble vitamins are less likely to be toxic
If you wanted to add significant quantities of vitamins and minerals to your diet from the food you eat, a good choice would be
a fortified breakfast cereal
Which of the following is true about the absorption, transport, and storage of fat soluble vitamins
After absorption, they are transported in t he bloodstream to body cells and/or stored in the liver and fatty tissue
Which fat-soluble vitamins are most toxic if consumed in excess amount over long periods of times
Vitamin A and E
Which of the following is true about the forms of vitamin a
Carotenoids can be converted into retinoids
George wants to increase his consumption of vitamin A for the possible cancer risk-reducing effects. Which of the following should he choose?
This vitamin, when consumed during pregnancy, can help prevent neural tube defects like spina bifida
All of the following are true about the toxicity of vitamin A except
one can experience toxic effects from consuming too much beta-carotene
The best option in ensuring adequate intake of vitamins and minerals is
a healthy diet rich in vitamins and minerals
disease characterized by poor mineralization of newly synthesized bones due to low calcium content and caused by vitamin D deficiency
Thiamin deficiency disorder characterized by muscle weakness, loss of appetite, and nerve degeneration
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