NUTRITION RELATED DISEASE
...related diseases and illnesses al affiliation Investigating food related diseases and illnesses The term “nutrition” refers to the intake and utilization of food in the human body. Essentially, nutrition deals with the dietary needs of the human body, with a well-balanced diet being a pillar of good health. In this sense, a good diet should comprise of sufficient amounts of nutrients such as proteins, fibers, carbohydrates, water, vitamins, fat, and minerals. Poor nutrition can lead to an individual’s increased susceptibility to nutrition related diseases such as diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular disease, and osteoarthritis.
It is important, however, to differentiate nutrition... Investigating food...