Core science- biology

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  • Created on: 09-11-16 18:40
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  • Core science biology
    • Diet and exercise
      • Proteins: build new tissues, growing and repair- amino acids
      • Vitamins and minerals: general health
        • High energy-low energy=gain weight
          • Type 2 diabetes- overweight- cannot control blood sugar- insulin
      • Fiber: found in veg and fruits, helps prevent constipation (faeces)
        • Low energy-high energy= lose weight
      • Water: chemical reactions
      • Fats: stored energy
        • Cholesterol= blocked arteries (heart attack)
      • Carbohydrate: energy
      • metabolism: exercise, genetics, muscle/fat and gender


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