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Calorie
is the amount of energy need to raise the temperature of one gram of water one degree Celsius
Kilocalorie
1000 calories and this is the most commonly used unit of measuring energy in the body
Metabolism
chemical reactions necessary to sustain life
HIGH- DENSITY liproteins (HDL)
GOOD
LOW-DENSITY lipoproteins (LDL)
BAD
Carbohydrates
are for the most parts sugars and starches and they are used as short-term energy molecules by your body
Lipids
are fats, oils and waxes
Proteins
are used as stuctral molecules to build the structures of the body, as energy molecules and as enzymes