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Fats

(Science: biochemistry) a term largely applied to storage lipids in animal tissues. The primary components are triglyceride esters of long chain fatty acids.


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Re: sugar consumption and weight gain

Sugar stimulates weight gain as much as other carbohydrates or other macronutrients: fats and proteins. It's about calorie intake, not sugars. The point is, that sugary foods are usually calorie dense. One chocolate bar (100 grams) or cake can have over 500 Calories. ...

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by boron
Sat Sep 06, 2014 2:02 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: sugar consumption and weight gain
Replies: 1
Views: 613

Food to ATP energy?

... of 90 calories per hour while idle and awake. I suppose this food is digested and separated into nutrients such as carbohydrates, proteins and fats. I guess this is a process during which the food looses some of the energy as our digestive system does not operate under 100% efficiency. I also ...

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by Viktor
Fri Jun 27, 2014 10:50 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Food to ATP energy?
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Views: 1694

stroke risk

My try: - increasing tax to tobacco - decreasing consumption of saturated fats (this is probably the expected correct answer, but in the last years the harmful effect of saturated fats on the heart health was questioned, just saying - walking to work - adopting ...

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by boron
Sat Nov 09, 2013 3:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: stroke risk
Replies: 5
Views: 2603

Re:

... on tobacco ) Individuals can also decrease their own risk of developing CVD by reducing their consumption of ………………5………….((4)wine , ( 5) saturated fats , (6)protein) and by……8……….((7)meditating, ( 8)walking to work each day ). A reduction in blood pressure also decreases risk and can be achieved ...

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by zak
Sat Nov 09, 2013 2:10 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: stroke risk
Replies: 5
Views: 2603

Home Work Question

... on tobacco ) Individuals can also decrease their own risk of developing CVD by reducing their consumption of ………………5………….((4)wine , ( 5) saturated fats , (6)protein) and by……8……….((7)meditating, ( 8)walking to work each day ). A reduction in blood pressure also decreases risk and can be achieved ...

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by zak
Fri Nov 08, 2013 10:35 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home Work Question
Replies: 12
Views: 4624
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