Food Intake

Some articles on food intake, food:

Functions of The Lips - Food Intake
... Lips are used for eating functions, like holding food or to get it in the mouth ... In addition, lips serve to close the mouth airtight shut, to hold food and drink inside, and to keep out unwanted objects ...
Cottontop Tamarin - Behavior - Social Systems - Cooperation
... This large weight loss may occur from reduced food intake as infant carrying inhibits foraging ability for a carrier ... The trend of male-carrier weight loss and decreased food intake is in contrast to the dominant female’s periovulatory period, when she gains weight after increasing ...
Gastric Bypass Diet - Complications - Nutritional Deficiencies - Nutritional Effects
... after ingesting only a small volume of food, followed soon thereafter by a sense of satiety and loss of appetite ... Total food intake is markedly reduced ... size of the newly created stomach pouch, and reduced food intake, adequate nutrition demands that the patient follow the surgeon's instructions for food consumption, including ...
Examples of Phenotypic Plasticity - Animals - Diet
... weaning) or with seasonal changes in the abundance of different food types ... of nutrients, so animals must process a greater total volume of poor-quality food to extract the same amount of energy as they would from a high-quality ... Many species respond to poor quality diets by increasing their food intake, enlarging digestive organs, and increasing the capacity of the digestive tract (e.g ...
Animal Psychopathology - Eating Disorders - Activity Anorexia
... simultaneously cutting down on their food intake, similar to human anorexia nervosa ... When given free access to food and an exercise wheel rats develop a balance routine between exercise and food intake turning them into fit rats ... However, if food intake is restricted and wheel access is unrestricted rats begin to exercise more and eat less resulting in excessive weight loss and ultimately death ...

Famous quotes containing the word food:

    At the violet hour, the evening hour that strives
    Homeward, and brings the sailor home from sea,
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    Her stove, and lays out food in tins.
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