BIOL 398J CCBC Psychology Role of Nutrition in Cancer & Heart Disease Worksheet
Dietary Reference Intakes: Macronutrients
The Institute of Medicine developed a new approach to establish recommended dietary allowances (RDAs) and other nutrient reference values: dietary reference intakes (DRIs). These are recommended estimates of nutrient intakes for healthy living in the United States and Canada.
Short article that discusses several different low-fat diets and how they affect obesity.
Article that describes saturated fats and their role in diet and disease.
Article that describes unsaturated fats and their role in diet and disease.
Short definition of carbohydrates, with consumption advice.
The New Food Pyramid
A graphic that represents the various food groups with recommendations on daily amounts.