What is nutrition?


Nutrition (also called nourishment or aliment) is the provision, to cells and organisms, of the materials necessary (in the form of food) to support life. Many common health problems can be prevented or alleviated with a healthy diet.

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Saeed Ahmad Nagra - Life and Career
... Nagra obtained his masters degree in Chemistry from Quaid-e-Azam University in 1974, and Ph.D in Nutrition from University of Agriculture, Faisalabad ... he worked at Federal Research Centre for Nutrition in Germany ... trace elements in health and disease and infant nutrition ...
Labrada Nutrition
... professional bodybuilder, published author and current CEO of Labrada Nutrition ... Labrada has his own supplement company called Labrada Nutrition ... FOX, NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN and ESPN as a fitness and nutrition expert ...
Plant Nutrition - Processes
... Plant nutrition is a difficult subject to understand completely, partially because of the variation between different plants and even between different species or individuals ...
La Salette Of Roxas - Celebrations - Nutrition Month
... Every July, La Salette of Roxas celebrates Nutrition Month ... there are also Slogan and Poster Making Contest with a theme about Nutrition ...

More definitions of "nutrition":

  • (noun): (physiology) the organic process of nourishing or being nourished; the processes by which an organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and maintenance.
  • (noun): The scientific study of food and drink (especially in humans).

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