Principles of Nutritional Medicine
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Course No:

NU 050
  Department: Nutritional Medicine
  Units: 4
  Description: The student will learn basics of digestion, absorption and metabolism of nutrients in the human body and the role of vitamins and minerals in these processes. The course is a study of nutrients known to be essential in human metabolism and the postulated uses of these substances on a biochemical basis, their interrelationships and how excesses and deficiencies may manifest in the body. The course also covers fad and blood type diets, diets for reducing and eliminating, and diets for eliminating candida and other parasites.