Vitamins, Minerals, & Supplements
Identifies the vitamins and minerals needed for growth and normal development. Reviews the role of each of the essential vitamins and minerals in the body. Identifies the use and/or dangers of using supplements in all populations, from children to the elderly. Discusses the drawbacks/concerns of over-supplementation. Identifies the properties and concerns of herbal supplements. Reviews government regulation of vitamins, supplements, and herbal supplements.