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Roshamur C. Forestrania, Michelle OgavaIgual and Esperanza J. Carcache de Blanco
The human body is a complex system that requires multiple nutrients to
function properly. Most of the micronutrient components are not energy-yielding
substances and include vitamins, minerals, and water. This chapter focuses on studying
the importance of these micronutrients as key components in a balanced and healthy
diet. They are indispensable in good health and the human body uses them to perform
Biotin, calcium, copper, cyanocobalamin, folate, hydrosoluble
vitamins, iodide, iron, liposoluble vitamins, macrominerals, magnesium,
manganese, molybdenum, niacin, pantothenic acid, potassium, riboflavin, sodium,
thiamine, trace minerals, vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin D, vitamin E, vitamin K,
water, water, zinc.
College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA.