What are the factors affecting nutrition?

Javier Harris   |   Member since 2020  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Weight, age, breed, physiological status, activity, and environmental conditions are the primary variables impacting maintenance requirements. The larger the animal, the greater its maintenance requirement, especially energy and protein.

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Noah Ellwood   |   Member since 2009  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Likewise, people ask, what are the factors of good nutrition?

The Importance of Good Nutrition

Also Know, what are the factors that affect the nutrient requirements of animals? Weight, age, breed, physiological status, activity, and environmental conditions are the primary variables impacting maintenance requirements. The larger the animal, the greater its maintenance requirement, especially energy and protein.

Daniel Osmond   |   Member since 2016  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

what are the factors affecting health?

There are many different factors that can affect your health. These include things like housing, financial security, community safety, employment, education and the environment. These are known as the wider determinants of health.

Robyn Ward   |   Member since 2009  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

What are the factors affecting nutrition in the elderly?

1). Socioeconomic, psychological, ethnic, physiological, and pathological factors all influence dietary intake, interacting in a complex and inter- twining manner. For example, financial stress can lead to depression, which in turn adversely affects dietary intake.

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What are the five main factors that contribute to good health?

So just what are the most important factors for establishing optimum health. Studies indicate that the following five factors make the biggest difference in overall health and wellness: 1) diet; 2) rest; 3) exercise; 4) posture; and 5) avoiding the use of alcohol, drugs and tobacco.

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What are social factors examples?

Family, friends, colleagues, neighbors and the media are social factors. These factors can affect our attitudes, opinions and interests. So, it can impact sales of product and revenues earned. The social factors shape who we are as people.

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Why nutrition is important in our life?

Why is nutrition important? A healthy diet throughout life promotes healthy pregnancy outcomes, supports normal growth, development and ageing, helps to maintain a healthy body weight, and reduces the risk of chronic disease leading to overall health and well-being.

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What are social factors?

Social and Economic Factors. Social and economic factors, such as income, education, employment, community safety, and social supports can significantly affect how well and how long we live. For example, employment provides income that shapes choices about housing, education, child care, food, medical care, and more.

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What are the factors affecting food and nutrition?

The Factors That Influence Our Food ChoicesBiological determinants such as hunger, appetite, and taste. Economic determinants such as cost, income, availability. Physical determinants such as access, education, skills (e.g. cooking) and time. Social determinants such as culture, family, peers and meal patterns.

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What are the 5 factors of culture?

The cultural and lifestyle information about a country can be broken down into several areas of research:Material culture. Cultural preferences. Languages. Education. Religion. Ethics and values. Social organization. Product or service potential.

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What are the 3 main factors that affect your health?

The determinants of health include:the social and economic environment, the physical environment, and. the person's individual characteristics and behaviours.

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What is nutrition in biology?

Nutrition. Nutrition is the science that interprets the nutrients and other substances in food in relation to maintenance, growth, reproduction, health and disease of an organism. It includes food intake, absorption, assimilation, biosynthesis, catabolism and excretion.

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What are social factors in health?

Social Factors. Social determinants of health reflect the social factors and physical conditions of the environment in which people are born, live, learn, play, work, and age. Also known as social and physical determinants of health, they impact a wide range of health, functioning, and quality-of-life outcomes.

Skylar Daniells   |   Member since 2007  |  ✔ Verified

What are the 3 types of nutrition?

There are two main types of nutrients, macronutrients and micronutrients. The three main categories of macronutrients include carbohydrate, protein, and fat. The two types of micronutrients are vitamins and minerals, and these are extra molecules that cells need to make energy.

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What are the five environmental factors?

Temperature, oxygen, pH, water activity, pressure, radiation, lack of nutrients…these are the primary ones.

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Why do we need nutrition?

Good nutrition is an important part of leading a healthy lifestyle. Combined with physical activity, your diet can help you to reach and maintain a healthy weight, reduce your risk of chronic diseases (like heart disease and cancer), and promote your overall health.

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How can I get good nutrition?

Here are 27 health and nutrition tips that are actually based on good science.Don't drink sugar calories. Eat nuts. Avoid processed junk food (eat real food instead) Don't fear coffee. Eat fatty fish. Get enough sleep. Take care of your gut health with probiotics and fiber. Drink some water, especially before meals.

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Why is nutrition important for students?

Nutrition, an Important Part of a Student's Day. To learn well, our children and youth need to eat well. Nutrition plays a key role in the healthy development of our children and youth. Nutritious foods provide our body and mind with the energy needed to grow, feel well, be active, stay healthy and learn.

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