Diet and Health

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What is Malnutrition?
Malnutrition is when you do not eat a balanced diet
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What is deficiency?
Deficiency is not eating enough of a certain mineral.
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How much of a certain mineral must you eat for a 'deficiency'?
Too little or too much
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What is Metabolism?
Metabolism is the series of chemical reactions or 'life processes' in the body. Diffferent amounts of energy are used in different 'life processes'
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What is Metabolic Rate?
Metabolic Rate is the rate at which cells use energy and this varies between individuals.
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