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Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007

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Judith E. Brown
ISBN: 9781305628007
Textbook Problem

Nutrienr intake from food, calorie intake, and body fat affect fertility primarily by altering the environment in which eggs and sperm develop, and modifying levels of hormones involved in reproductive processes.

_____ True

_____ False

Summary Introduction

To examine: Whether the statement “Nutrient intake from food, calorie intake, and body fat affect fertility primarily by altering the environment in which eggs and sperm develop, and modifying levels of hormones involved in reproductive processes” is true or false.

Introduction: Reproductive system (or genital system) is involved in sexual reproduction. The male and female reproductive systems’ function is to propagate the species. Gestation or pregnancy is the period during which offspring develops within the uterus of a sexually mature woman.

Explanation

Good nourishment must be provided during pregnancy for the better growth and development of newborn babies. A dietary pattern that includes nutrient intake, dietary supplements, calorie level, and body fat, affect fertility. Environmental factors affect the eggs and sperm developm...

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