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What Are Lipids Used for in the Body? | Healthy Eating | SF Gate

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Lipids, also known as fats, play many important roles in your body, from providing ... "How Does the Body Absorb Carbohydrates, Lipids, Fats and Proteins?

What does the body use lipids for? | Reference.com

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The human body uses lipids for a variety of applications, including as a fuel source, to construct membranes and to protect and insulate the body.

What do lipids do for you? - Science Museum

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The steroids in your body include some hormones. Other lipids make up the outer layer of all your cells, and the fatty sheaths that insulate nerve fibres. Cells use ...

How the Body Uses Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Fats: Diabetes ...

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The human body is remarkably adept at making do with whatever type of food is available. Our ability to survive on a variety of diets has been a vital adaptation ...

How Does the Body Use Lipids? | LIVESTRONG.COM

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Jun 27, 2015 ... Lipids are one of the three macronutrients in your diet, along with proteins and carbohydrates, that help fuel your body and keep it functioning ...

Lipid Matabolism - Chemistry Department - Elmhurst College

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Lipids yield 9 kcal of energy per gram while carbohydrates and proteins yield ... Lipids or fats represent about 24 pounds of the body weight in a 154 pound male. ... used to emulsify them and pancreatic lipase hydrolyzes lipids into fatty acids, ...

What Do Fats Do in the Body? - Inside Life Science Series - National ...

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Dec 15, 2010 ... However, our bodies need a certain amount of fat to function—and we can't make ... The rest is stored inside cells in blobs called lipid droplets.

Why do we need fat? - Eat Balanced

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We are much like other animals so we do actually need some fat from our diet to ... A source of energy – Our body uses the fat we eat, and fats we make from ...

Lipids: Sources, Uses in the Body, and Dietary Requirements

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Learn more about lipids: sources, uses in the body, and dietary requirements in the Boundless ... Which individiual does NOT make good use of dietary fats?

Lipids | Basic Biology

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Apr 22, 2016 ... Lipids are a group of biological molecules that include fats, oils and some steroids. ... amount of energy it is able to store the energy for later use in fat molecules. ... Blubber covers their entire bodies apart from their fins and head and ... All lipids do however contain at least one hydrocarbon chain (i.e. a ...