What are the differences between macronutrients and micronutrients?

Prior to the differences between macronutrients and micronutrients, let us have the brief understanding of what exactly nutrients, micro and macro nutrients are: Nutrients Nutrients are chemical substances, present in the food which are required for all living organisms for their proper functioning of cells, tissues, organs and overall system of the body. It helps… Continue reading What are the differences between macronutrients and micronutrients?

Definition of food adulteration

Definition of food adulteration: Food adulteration  is defined as the process by which the quality or the nature of a food is reduced through, the addition of a foreign substance which is known as adulterants. How can we know the adulteration of food?   Food is called adulterated if: As per the definition of food… Continue reading Definition of food adulteration