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Lipids
Lipids are fats which help our bodies function
properly
Lipid make up 10% of our human body mass
Lipids contain 3 elements carbon, hydrogen and
oxygen

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Lipids form an essential part of the structure of all
cells, and fat is deposited to certain parts of the
body as a long term store of energy
The chemical building blocks of lipids are 2 types of
molecules called glycerol and fatty acids
Glycerol is an oily liquid
Too…

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cholesterol. These substances are linked to heart
disease

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