Nutrition Facts Label:
Clam Chowder New England Soup
Soup, clam chowder, new england, canned, prepared with equal volume low fat (2 pct) milk food factsUSDA SR27 Database Food #06230 category gravy-soups Food Products
of SOUP,CLAM CHOWDER,NEW ENG,CND,PREP W/ EQ VLM LOFAT (2 pct) MILK
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This food, briefly described as SOUP,CLAM CHOWDER,NEW ENG,CND,PREP W/ EQ VLM LOFAT (2 pct) MILK, supplies an extra generous amount of the following vitamins, minerals and nutrients:
Energy This food has a high source of energy. The amount of energy is measured in joules or Calories (kilocals).
Protein is the major structural component of all cells in the body and function as enzymes in membranes as transport carriers and as some hormones. During digestion and absorption, dietary proteins are broken down into amino acids which become building blocks of these fuctional and structural compounds.
Total lipid (fat) This food has a higher than average amount of lipids (fat). Fat is required by the body, but some sources of fat are better than others. The fat types that are present in generous amounts (if any) are as follows: Fatty acids, total monounsaturated Fatty acids, total polyunsaturated 22:6 n-3 (DHA) Ω3 20:5 n-3 (EPA) Ω3 22:5 n-3 (DPA) Ω3 18:2 undifferentiated Ω6
Calcium, Ca, is the essential role in blood clotting, muscle contraction, nerve transmission, bone and tooth formation Copper, Cu, is a component of enzymes in iron metabolism. Iron, Fe, prevents microcitic hypochromic anemia. Phosphorus, P, helps in the maintenance of PH, storage and transfer of energy and nucleotide synthesis. Selenium, Se, provides defense against oxidative stress and regulation of thyroid hormone action, and reduction and oxidation. Sodium, Na, and chloride, in excessive amounts, increase blood pressure, heart disease, hypertension and stroke. Zinc, Zn, is a component of multiple enzymes and proteins; involved in the regulation of gene expression. Vitamin B-12 prevents megabolastic anemia. Coenzyme in nucleic acid metabolism. Vitamin D aka Calciferol maintains serum calcium and phosphorus for bone health. Vitamin D (D2 + D3) is included also. Thiamin aka Vitamin B-1 Riboflavin aka Vitamin B-2 is a conenzyme in numerous redux reactions. Niacin is a coenzyme in metabolism of Carbohydrates and branched amino acids. Pantothenic acid is a coenzyme in fatty acid metabolism. Choline, total is a precursor for acetylcholine, phospholipids and betaine. Retinol is present in a significant amount. Fatty acids, total saturated Cholesterol