Fats and oils in human nutrition

report of a joint expert consultation, Rome, 19-26 October 1993
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World Health Organization, FAO , Rome
Lipids in human nutrition -- Congresses., Fatty acids in human nutrition -- Congresses., Oils and fats, Edible -- Congre
Statementorganized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the World Health Organization.
SeriesFAO food and nutrition paper,, 57
ContributionsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations., World Health Organization.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP751 .J634 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 147 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL920303M
ISBN 109251036217
LC Control Number95217910
OCLC/WorldCa32712368

Fats and oils in human nutrition reviews the most recent scientific information on this crucial topic and presents the recommendations of the joint expert consultation held in Rome from 19 to 26 October Key factors that may influence consumption, health, food production and processing, food marketing and nutrition education are discussed.

The importance of oils and fats for human nutrition, the animal feed produced from the processing of most oil plants and the economic importance of oils and fats, i.e., the fact that many millions of people worldwide make a living by the production and processing of oils and fats, all combine to give special importance to technology.

Fats and Oils in Human Nutrition: report of a joint expert consultation reviews the most recent scientific information on this crucial topic and presents the experts' recommendations.

Key issues which may influence consumption, health, food production and processing, food marketing and nutrition. Fats and Oils in Human Nutrition report of a joint expert consultation reviews the most recent scientific information on this crucial topic and presents the experts' recommendations.

Key issues which may influence consumption, health, food production and processing, food marketing and nutrition education are discussed. Fats and oils in human nutrition. Table of contents. Report of a joint expert consultation.

Organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the World Health Organization Rome, October This book is a ready Fats and oils in human nutrition book and an indispensable resource for students, health professionals, academician and anyone who is interested to learn about oils, fats and their role in human nutrition, health and disease.

Processing and Nutrition of Fats and Oils reviews current and new practices of fats and oils book examines the different aspects of fats and oils processing, how the nutritional properties are affected, and how fats interact with other components and nutrients in food products.

Specialty Oils and Fats in Food and Nutrition is a key text for R&D managers and product development personnel working in the dairy, baking, and dairy analogue sectors, or any sector using fats and oils. It is a particularly useful reference point for companies reformulating their products or developing new products to alter fat content, as.

Fats and fatty acids in human nutrition − Report of an expert consultation FAO Fats and fatty acids in human nutrition Report of an expert consultation FAO FOOD AND NUTRITION PAPER 91 ISSN Knowledge of the role of fatty acids in determining health and nutritional well-being has expanded dramatically in the past 15 years.

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Fats and oils: nutrition. Fats and oils are made up of basic units called fatty acids, with each particular type of fat or oil a mixture of saturated and unsaturated fatty acids. Unsaturated fats are further classified as either monounsaturated or polyunsaturated.

All food fats, without exception, are mixtures of saturated, unsaturated, and. Human nutrition - Human nutrition - Fats and oils: The animal fats used by humans are butter, suet (beef fat), lard (pork fat), and fish oils. Important vegetable oils include olive oil, peanut (groundnut) oil, coconut oil, cottonseed oil, sunflower seed oil, soybean oil, safflower oil, rape oil, sesame (gingelly) oil, mustard oil, red palm oil, and corn oil.

Fats are lipids that are solid at room temperature, whereas oils are liquid. As with most fats, triglycerides do not dissolve in water. The terms fats, oils, and triglycerides are discretionary and can be used interchangeably.

In this chapter when we use the word fat, we are referring to triglycerides. Processing and Nutrition of Fats and Oils reviews current and new practices of fats and oils book examines the different aspects of fats and oils processing, how the nutritional properties are affected, and how fats interact with other components and nutrients in food : FAO: Report of a joint FAO/WHO expert consultation on dietary fats and oils in human nutrition.

FAO technical papers 3. Rome, FAO, WHO: Diet, nutrition and the prevention of chronic diseases. The book will be of interest to food industry professionals, students or others who require a working knowledge of oils and fats in the food industry. Reviews "This volume provides a concise and easy-to-use reference on the nature of oils and fats for those working in the food industry and for those in the media seeking to advise the public.

Get this from a library. Fats and oils in human nutrition: report of a joint expert consultation, Rome, October [Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.; World Health Organization.;]. This book reviews our current understanding of essential fatty acids and their role in human nutrition.

The topics addressed include the analysis of dietary fatty acids, dietary fats and fish oils in health and in the prevention of heart disease, linoleic acid in the treatment of diabetes, and the role of essential fatty acids in early human Book Edition: 2.

Get this from a library. Dietary fats and oils in human nutrition: report of an expert consultation. [Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.; World Health Organization.;] -- Definities van vetten en olien; vet als energiebron; vet in de voeding van kinderen en volwassenen; essentiele aminozuren; produktie- en handelscijfers van vetten en olien; invloed van de.

Why fats and oils are essential. The human body requires dietary fats and oils in sufficient amounts to caary out basic etabolic functions. They provide essential fatty acids (EFA) EFA, as their name defines, are absolute essential nutrients required by the body.

EFAs are linoleic acid and a-linolenic acid.α-Linolenic acid (ALA) is known as omega-3 and linoleic acid is called as omega Processing and Nutrition of Fats and Oils. Fats and oils are present in most foods and they are an essential component of the human diet. Processing and Nutrition of Fats and Oils reviews current and novel techniques in fats and oils production.

It examines the different aspects of fats and oils processing, how the nutritional properties are affected, and how fats interact with other.

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The last four chapters contain a most complete and up to-date treatment of nutrition, as well as the latest developments in analytical methods, flavor, and product development as they relate to oils and fats.

This book contains the necessary information for an understand ing of how oils and fats are used in the food industry and how this 3/5(3). Book Publishing WeChat (or Email:[email protected]) Article citations. More>> FAO/WHO, “Fats and Oils in Human Nutrition,” Report of a Joint FAO/WHO Expert Consultation, FAO Food and Nutrition Pa Rome,pp.

has been cited by the following article. The Department of Nutrition for Health and Development, in collaboration with FAO, continually reviews new research and information from around the world on human nutrient requirements and recommended nutrient intakes.

This is a vast and never-ending task, given a large number of essential human nutrients. These nutrients include protein, energy, carbohydrates, fats and lipids, a range of.

Other constituents which make up less than 3% of fats and oils are the unsaponifiable fraction (cf. ) and a number of acyl lipids; e. g., traces of free fatty acids, mono- and diacylglycerols.

Human nutrition - Human nutrition - Essential nutrients: The six classes of nutrients found in foods are carbohydrates, lipids (mostly fats and oils), proteins, vitamins, minerals, and water. Carbohydrates, lipids, and proteins constitute the bulk of the diet, amounting together to about grams (just over one pound) per day in actual weight.

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fats and answers to the most frequently asked questions about fats and oils. It is intended for use by consumers, nutritionists, dieticians, physicians, food technologists, food industry representatives, students, teachers, and others having an interest in dietary fats and oils.

Additional detail may be found in. Several years of collecting and reviewing this data culminated in his landmark Canadian best-seller Fats and Oils. This book also became his thesis and earned him a Ph.D. in nutrition in The book is now available in expanded, revised, updated form as Fats That Heal Fats That Kill.

Dietary fats and oils in human nutrition: report of an expert consultation / jointly organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the World Health Organization, held in Rome, September Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Rome Australian/Harvard Citation.

Food and Agriculture. Fats are Beneficial: avoid the trap of a "low fat diet". Fat serves various functions in the body and is required for optimal health.

Aim for moderation and for healthier types of fats. Aim for Unsaturated Fats: try to consume unsaturated fats (including omega-3 rich sources) more often than saturated fats and aim to eliminate trans fats.

Fats are a group of compounds that make an important contribution to our nutrition, despite their bad press. Fats are major sources of energy and the only way in which the body can store energy for a. Oils are fats that are liquid at room tempera ture, like the vegetable oils used in cooking.

Oils come from many different plants and from fish. Oils are NOT a food group, but they provide essential nutrients. Therefore, oils are included in USDA food patterns.

Main Difference – Fats vs Oils. Fats and oils can be considered as essential macronutrients of the animal body. Both fats and oils are made up of carbon (C), hydrogen (H), and oxygen (O).

The combination of these elements forms chains of molecules called fatty acids. Individual fatty acids can be either saturated or unsaturated molecules.

The.For years, fat has been the bogeyman of bad health. Increasingly, however, research is showing that not all fats are equal. Some oils and fatty foods contain chemicals called essential fatty acids.