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NUTRITION (Metabolism)

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Metabolism
nutrients being changed into energy
Catabolism
breakdown of compounds during metabolism
Anabolism
using energy from oxidation to create new compounds
krebs cycle
oxidation of carbs, proteins, and fats
Metabolism
controlled by hormones of thyroid gland t3 & t3
Aerobic metabolism
known also as OXIDATION combines nutrients with oxygen within each cell
Anaerobic metabolism
reduces fats without use of oxygen
Metabolism
occurs after digestion and absorption: nutrients are carried by the blood to the cells of the body