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How are minerals divided?
Trace and Major
What are major minerals?
The body contains more than 5 grams of it, they are constituents of cells and body fluids and are structural components of tissues.
What ar trace minerals?
Parts of larger molecules
what are some examples of major minerals?
calcium, chloride, Mg, phophorus, K, Na, Sulfar
What are some examples of trace minerals?
iron iodine-need for thyroid hormones, Zn, Cu, Manganese
What are present in enzymes that catalyzed a variety of reactions?
Zinc, copper, and manganese
Iodine is what type of mineral and what is hormones is it part of and what produces it?
trace mineral, part of triiodothyronine and thyroxine produced by the thyroid gland
What brings on a Manganese deficiency?
What type of diet will supply each type of minear?
a varied and complete diet