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Nutrition Booklet

By: bailey mills

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Carbohydrates are the main source of energy for body functioning 

you should have between 225 and 325 grams of carbohydrates a day

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Dietary fats give your body energy and to support cell growth

body cannot function smoothly without body fat, too much of body fat can negatively affect the body.

You should have between fat .4 to .5 grams of fats in an day

Bad fats 

Good fats

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your body uses protein to build and repair tissues.

The US Department of Agriculture recommends that all men and women over

 the age of 19 should get at least 0.8 grams of protein per day 

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Vitamins are considered essential nutrients because acting in concert, 

they perform hundreds of roles in your body.

if you take more vitamins than your body can use then you will have 

diarrhea, stomach cramps

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minerals help your body grow, develop, and stay healthy. 

The body uses minerals to perform many different functions

Minerals aren't good to consume in high doses because your body holds

 onto the excess and you can get iron position 

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Drinking Water Helps Maintain the Balance of Body Fluids. 

Your body is composed of about 60% water.

drinking too much water can also be dangerous.

 Over-hydration can lead to water intoxication