Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

+ Cooking and Nutrition Kitchen Essentials | Chapter 5.4.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "+ Cooking and Nutrition Kitchen Essentials | Chapter 5.4."— Presentation transcript:

1 + Cooking and Nutrition Kitchen Essentials | Chapter 5.4

2 + Healthy Diets A healthy diet: Emphasizes fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and fat-free or low-fat milk and milk products Includes lean meats, poultry, fish, beans, eggs, and nuts Is low in saturated fats, trans fats, cholesterol, salt (sodium), and added sugars Chapter 5 | Kitchen Essentials: Part 2Equipment and Techniques

3 + Dietary Reference Intakes Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs) are recommended daily amounts of nutrients and energy that healthy people of a particular age range and gender should consume: Recommended Dietary Allowances are daily nutrient standards established by the U.S. government. Adequate Intakes identify daily intake levels for healthy people, and are typically assigned when scientists dont have enough information to set an RDA.

4 Vegetarian Diets A vegan follows the strictest diet of all and will consume no dairy, eggs, meat, poultry, fish, or anything containing an animal product or byproduct, including honey. They consume only grains, legumes, vegetables, fruit, nuts, and seeds. A lacto-vegetarian consumes all the vegan items plus dairy products. An ovo-vegetarian consumes all vegan foods plus eggs. A lacto-ovo-vegetarian consumes all the vegan items plus dairy products and eggs. A vegetarian is a person who consumes no meat, fish, or poultry products. There are different types of vegetarians: Chapter 5 | Kitchen Essentials: Part 2Equipment and Techniques

5 + Dietary Guidelines for Americans The Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2005 is a document published jointly by the Department of Health and Human Services and the USDA. This report offers science- based advice for healthy people over the age of 2 about food choices to promote health and reduce risk for major chronic diseases Chapter 5 | Kitchen Essentials: Part 2Equipment and Techniques

6 + MyPyramid MyPyramid translates the RDAs and dietary guidelines into the kinds and amounts of food to eat each day. Nutrition Facts panels help people select the appropriate packaged food products to meet their nutritional needs. MyPyramid replaces the 1992 Food Guide Pyramid and incorporates the recommendations of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans The MyPyramid symbol emphasizes six key themes: Chapter 5 | Kitchen Essentials: Part 2Equipment and Techniques 1.Proportionality 2.Variety 3.Physical Activity 4.Moderation 5.Gradual Improvement 6.Personalization

7 + Nutrition Labels Each nutrient on the panel is reported as a percentage of Daily Values (DV). The DVs are provided in percentages based on a 2000-calorie diet. The mandatory components on the Nutrition Facts label are: Serving size and servings per container Total calories and calories from fat Total fat and saturated fat Trans fat Cholesterol Sodium Total carbohydrate, dietary fiber, and sugars Protein Vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium, and iron Chapter 5 | Kitchen Essentials: Part 2Equipment and Techniques

8 The Problem of Obesity A person who is overweight or obese has a weight that is greater than what is generally considered healthy Chapter 5 | Kitchen Essentials: Part 2Equipment and Techniques

9 + Assignment You will be creating a food journal from now ( ) until Friday ( ) In this journal you MUST include: Name of food Amount of food (i.e. 2 cups of nuts, a fist size serving of fruit) To keep the food journal, go to Click on new user Enter in your journal entries daily; including if you exercised. On Friday, you will need to turn in the following: Print out of each days food journal Nutritional Print Out Reflection Summarize your findings; what can you do differently to eat healthier (1 page, double spaced, with title page) Chapter 5 | Kitchen Essentials: Part 2Equipment and Techniques

10 + Calculate the following: Where do they fit on the BMI Scale? pounds pounds pounds pounds


Download ppt "+ Cooking and Nutrition Kitchen Essentials | Chapter 5.4."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google