Misconception BFM013:

The carbohydrates, fats, and proteins from the food people eat are used by the body unchanged; they are not broken down into smaller molecules (AAAS Project 2061, n.d.).

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BF001005

During digestion, protein, complex carbohydrate, and fat molecules in the food we eat are broken down into smaller subunits.

12%