Question and answer
What are the major components of protein, the dangers that exist with inadequate amounts of protein, and the risks associated with excessive intake?
Protein, carbohydrates and lipids, also called fats, are the three macronutrients found within foods. These three substances differ in structure, function and composition as well as in how they're metabolized once consumed. [ Protein differs most in composition from lipids and carbohydrates, since it contains the elements nitrogen and sulfur The main difference between the composition of
proteins and carbohydrates and lipids is that all proteins contain the element nitrogen. Protein is made up of strings of amino acids, which are defined as the building blocks of proteins. There are 20 common amino acids within the human body, and each amino acid contains at least one atom of nitrogen, with many containing multiple atoms of nitrogen ]
Get an answer
Original conversation
User: What are the major components of protein, the dangers that exist with inadequate amounts of protein, and the risks associated with excessive intake?

Weegy: Protein, carbohydrates and lipids, also called fats, are the three macronutrients found within foods. These three substances differ in structure, function and composition as well as in how they're metabolized once consumed. [ Protein differs most in composition from lipids and carbohydrates, since it contains the elements nitrogen and sulfur The main difference between the composition of proteins and carbohydrates and lipids is that all proteins contain the element nitrogen. Protein is made up of strings of amino acids, which are defined as the building blocks of proteins. There are 20 common amino acids within the human body, and each amino acid contains at least one atom of nitrogen, with many containing multiple atoms of nitrogen ]
TonioL|Points 10|

User: What are the dangers that exist with inadequate amounts of protein, and the risks associated with excessive intake?





Weegy: You can check the extensive answer here:
Expert answered|patmarone|Points 5542|

Question
Asked 7/2/2012 11:35:21 AM
0 Answers/Comments
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
Do Humans need protein at all stages of life for a variety of bodily functions? If so why?
Weegy: Yes, all people need dietary protein, even babies. Differences exist in the quantities of protein the human body needs at different stages in life. Babies experience rapid and continuous growth. [ Every cell, organ and tissue in the body contains some form of protein and without adequate amounts of dietary protein to support its growing needs, a baby would not be able to thrive. Read more: ] User: What are the major components of protein, the dangers that exist with inadequate amounts of protein, and the risks associated with excessive intake? Weegy: Weegy PRO would be appropriate for this question. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 7/2/2012 11:27:00 AM
0 Answers/Comments
What are the differences between water-soluble and fat-soluble vitamins? Choose one of the following fat-soluble vitamins: A, D, E, or K. What are the benefits and dosages of the vitamin, problems with high or excessive intake, and the symptoms related to the body¿s deficiency of the vitamin?
Weegy: This is one of the differences between organic ... be difficult to choose which vitamins ... vitamins and water-soluble vitamins. [ Vitamins A, D, E, and K are fat-soluble (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Updated 7/3/2012 5:24:39 AM
1 Answer/Comment
Difference of Fat Soluble from Water Soluble Vitamins:
Fat Soluble:
Small amounts of vitamins A, D, E and K are needed to maintain good health.
Foods that contain these vitamins will not lose them when cooked.
The body does not need these every day and stores them in the liver when not used.
Most people do not need vitamin supplements.
Megadoses of vitamins A, D, E or K can be toxic and lead to health problems.

Water Soluble:
B-complex vitamins and vitamin C are water-soluble vitamins that are not stored in the body and must be replaced each day.
These vitamins are easily destroyed or washed out during food storage and preparation.
The B-complex group is found in a variety of foods: cereal grains, meat, poultry, eggs, fish, milk, legumes and fresh vegetables.
Citrus fruits are good sources of vitamin C.
Use of megadoses of vitamins is not recommended.
Added 7/3/2012 5:24:39 AM
18,454,928 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Give the values of a, b, and c from the general form of the equation ...
Weegy: hen the following quadratic equation is written in general form, what is the value of "c"? The formula of ...
11/26/2014 8:05:05 AM| 3 Answers
An object is dropped off a building that is 144 feet tall. After how ...
Weegy: 16t^2 = 144 Simplify, divide both sides by 16 t^2 = 9 t = 3 seconds User: The square of a number exceeds that ...
11/26/2014 8:02:05 AM| 2 Answers
A girl is now one-fourth as old as her father, and in seven years, ...
Weegy: father's age = 20; daughter's age = 5 father's age = 52; daughter's age = 13 father's age = 76; daughter's age = ...
11/26/2014 8:26:45 AM| 2 Answers
. Simplify this expression: 4p + 9 + (–7p) + 2 = ? A. –3p + ...
Weegy: C. s=40 User: Solve this equation: 80 = 3y + 2y + 4 + 1. A. y = 75 B. y = 15 C. y = 1/5 D. y = –15 ...
11/26/2014 8:28:06 AM| 2 Answers
White blood cells contain hemoglobin. (Points : 2) True ...
Weegy: hemoglobin stands for: a hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic ...
11/26/2014 12:44:06 PM| 2 Answers
double marginality
Weegy: According to Nicholas Alex, double marginality is the social burden that African American police officers carry ...
11/26/2014 2:10:01 PM| 2 Answers
If the protagonist tells the story himself, it is told in the ...
Weegy: The story is told in first person if it is told from the protagonist's point of view :)
11/26/2014 2:15:57 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
1
L
P
C
1
P
C
1
L
P
C
1
Points 2814 [Total 14524]| Ratings 10| Comments 2714| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 1466 [Total 3752]| Ratings 0| Comments 1466| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 798 [Total 830]| Ratings 1| Comments 788| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 777 [Total 1298]| Ratings 6| Comments 717| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
L
P
P
L
P
Points 772 [Total 14146]| Ratings 0| Comments 772| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 273 [Total 6667]| Ratings 0| Comments 273| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 162 [Total 1458]| Ratings 3| Comments 132| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 86 [Total 86]| Ratings 1| Comments 76| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 50 [Total 50]| Ratings 0| Comments 0| Invitations 5|Offline
S
Points 46 [Total 46]| Ratings 3| Comments 6| Invitations 1|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2014 Purple Inc.