VOCABULARY –UNIT 9
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disease which affects the heart.
Ex: ”smoking increases the risk of developing heart disease”.
pre-prepared or packaged food that has low nutritional value.
Ex: ”I was eating too much junk food”.
an additive to food intended to improve its flavor or appearance or shelf-life.
Ex: “something added to enhance food or gasoline or paint or medicine”.
Diabetes is a disease that affects your body’s ability to produce or use insulin.
Ex: “diseases of the pancreas”.
Nutrition The ideal weight for a particular height.
Ex: “Maintaining a healthy body weight is important to staying healthy”.
Like saturated fat, trans fat can raise LDL cholesterol, also known as “bad” cholesterol.
Ex: “how much fat we should eat”.