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4.6: Lipids

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    • Contributed by Jennifer Draper, Marie Kainoa Fialkowski Revilla, & Alan Titchenal
    • Faculty (Food Science and Human Nutrition Program and Human Nutrition Program) at University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

    Learning Objectives

    By the end of this chapter, you will be able to:

    • Describe the function and role of lipids in the body
    • Describe the process of lipid digestion and absorption
    • Describe tools and approaches for balancing your diet with lipids