SCI 2010 – Nutrition (Online) AssignmentWeek 8Chapter 3 Metabolism Review


Many individuals enjoy a drink with friends or family during a special occasion and research does indicate that drinking alcoholic beverages in moderation does have some positive heah benefits (in particular wine). However, alcohol consumption does have many negative consequences.

Discuss the differences between digestion and absorption of alcohol and that of other nutrients. Is alcohol a nutrient? (See Focus on Alcohol Section of text) (2)