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Nutrition DHYG 2105

1 Credits

Weekly Contact Hours: Lecture - 1 Lab 2 - 0 Lab 3 - 0
Pre-requisite(s): CHEM 1152/L
Co-requisite(s): None

Familiarizes students with the role of nutrition in the human body with an emphasis on the dental hygienist's role as a nutritional educator. Topics include: molecular structure, carbohydrates, proteins, nutrition and digestion, bioenergetics, nutritional aspects, nutritional disorders, and diet assessment.

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