Notes 9/23/14 1005
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What are probiotics 92414 554 PM Large Intestine Mechanical Chemical Absorption o The colon absorbs water amp minerals o Harmless bacteria living in the colon ferment undigested food amp produce certain vitamins Colon Remaining minerals amp water reabsorbed Additionally bacteria live inside of you To produce essential organic molecules you absorb Residual matter enters where it is prepared for removal from the body as waste When should you take vitamins After a meal digest and absorb minerals Macromolecule Monomer Function Nutritional Content Carbohydrates Short term energy storage Nucleic Acids Proteins Transportation defense 4 calgram structure movement Lipids Store as trigycerides 9 calgram long term storage Phosphoipids membrane for all cells Steros choestero found in plasma membrane basis for making single molecules Carbohyd rates Humans store glucose as glycogen What determines when glucose will be stored Carb loading allows an individual to maximize the short term storage molecule glycogen Diabetes Normal blood glucose level 9 high blood glucose 9 produce insulin 9 glucose uptake 9 glycogen production Normal blood glucose level 9 low blood glucose 9 production of glucagon 9 glycogen breakdown 9 glucose released into bloodstream Diabetes type 1 no insulin production because of death of insulin producing cells AKA juvenile diabetes Diabetes type 2 insulin resistance cells don39t respond correctly either because of malfunctioning receptors or lowineffective insulin levels How do most heart attacks occur A plaque forms within the heart valves preventing it from beating correctly bonds are the strongest bonds formed between atoms Covalent Ionic Hydrogen Food initiated health problems Sensitivity a food consistently causes an unpleasant reaction 0 Not an immune reaction 0 Very different from an allergy or an auto immune disease Intolerance inability to digest a compound within food no enzyme lactase produced to breakdown the substance 0 Lactose intolerance Allergy immune reaction 0 Sensitized your body produced compounds specifically recognize the aergen Immunogobuin E o Anaphylactic shock Respiratory shut down Gluten protein complex 0 Wheat rye barley or related grains 0 Proteins that give dough its elasticity 0 Drugs sauces processed meats event candy
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