Nutrition (Bio 3524)

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Nutrition (Bio 3524)
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Professor(s)
Department
Biological Sciences
Course Code
Bio 3524
Semester / Year
Spring 2013
Course Description

This course will be based on the study of nutrient constituents of foods, metabolism of nutrients in the body and their role in the human body. We will put special emphasis on specific health problems, especially those involving nutritional deficiencies. Through this course students will develop an understanding of the fundamental principles of nutrition necessary to improve and maintain health, to prevent illness and to provide support and therapy during illness.

Recent Discussions

The Very Real Danger of Genetically Modified Foods (MUST READ)

I came across this interesting article while researching the other day and I thought it would be nice to share it with the class. Genetically Modified Food (GMF) is so prevalent now because it creates an abundance of food for a fraction […] See MoreThe Very Real Danger of Genetically Modified Foods (MUST READ)

As part of my research paper on obesity, this is one of my favorite articles. ENJOY!

http://articles.latimes.com/2011/jun/23/health/la-he-diet-obesity-20110623 See MoreAs part of my research paper on obesity, this is one of my favorite articles. ENJOY!

Smething I’d Like to share

I recommend everyone watch this, its insane the things i learned from this.. it really blew my mind. a bit scary too. "Todays doctors receive little, if any, training in nutrition" A documentary called "Food […] See MoreSmething I’d Like to share

Recent Docs

Research paper vitamin d and autism

http://citytech.ezproxy.cuny.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=82506069&site=ehost-live&scope=site In this article it shows that autistic children do have lower vitamin D levels but its not […] See MoreResearch paper vitamin d and autism

Hello

Anyone In The Class Does Not Have A Partner Yet For The Project And Would Like One? See MoreHello

Quiz?

Hi, I am very confused by this course. There was supposed to be a quiz posted today at 6 pm and it was not. If the quiz is going to be posted at some point it should not be expected for us to finish it by tomorrow midnight. I am a night […] See MoreQuiz?