Adolescence is a time of growing up both physically and socially. During these years, the nutrition choices people make will affect not only their current health, but their future health as well. see also Eating Disorders; Eating Disturbances; School-Aged Children, Diet of.

Amy N. Marlow


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nutrient: dietary substance necessary for health diet: the total daily food intake, or the types of foods eaten mineral: an inorganic (non-carbon-containing) element, ion, or compound vegan: person who consumes no animal products, including milk and honey

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