I have chosen: One-A-Day Women's Formula Vitamins. It can be found on www.drugstore.com at http://www.drugstore.com/products/prod.asp?pid=17349&catid=52795&trx=PLST-0-SRCH&trxp1=52795&trxp2=17349&trxp3=1&trxp4=0&btrx=BUY-PLST-0-SRCH
a. Provide your rationale for using this supplement.
b. Does it contain all the recommended vitamins and minerals? What are missing?
c. List any vitamins or minerals present in this supplement that are low or dangerously high.
d. List any unnecessary nutrients or non-nutrients contained in this supplement.
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This solution evaluates a specific supplement on several dimensions e.g. rationale for using this supplement, the amount of vitamins and minerals contained in the supplement, whether they are sufficient or if some are missing, as well as any non-nutrients additions.
Nutrition and Critical Thinking
Area of nutrition and critical thinking.
Please answer the following questions:
1)What is the difference between fat- and water-soluble vitamins?
2)What are antioxidants and phytochemicals?
3)What factors do you consider before taking dietary supplements?
4)What should be the role of government, if any, in influencing your dietary decisions?
5)What is Critical Thinking? How does Critical Thinking differ from non-critical thinking? For what can we use Critical Thinking?
6)What is perception? Is perception reality? Why or why not?