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Nutrition is a complex and fast developing science. Nutrition is the science that deals with all the various factors of which food is composed and the way in which proper nourishment is brought about. Nutrition is part of every family's health responsibility.
Your local grocery shelves are packed with energy bars that claim to promote the "low-carb" lifestyle. Many of these bars are not what they seem. In 2001, consumerlab.com tested 30 nutrition bars and found that half of them contained more carbohydrates than they claimed. One product that supposedly contained only 2 grams of carbohydrates turned out to have 22. Most of the carbohydrates in these products come from sweetening ingredients like glycerin.
According to Wikipedia, the average height of males in South Korea is 5'8.7", while North Korean males have an average height of just 5'5.2".That's a whole 3.5 inch difference between people recently separated by (mostly) porous borders!The scientific explanation behind this large discrepancy in height of South and North Koreans is the difference in their eating habits and lifestyle.