Macronutrients - functions and sources

Activity #1
Use the list below to describe the functions and sources of each macronutrient. You also need to describe the relationship each macronutrient has with health, illness, and death.

Major Physiological Functions

Sources of each

Relationship with Health, Illness, and Death

Carbohydrates

Lipids

Protein

Fiber

Solution Summary

Several paragraphs detailing the sources of the macronutrients protein, carbohydrate, lipid, and fiber with their roles in health, illness, and death. Web references provided.