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Glossary: supplemental nutrition, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

supplemental nutrition

(SUH-pleh-MEN-tul noo-TRIH-shun)

A substance or product that is added to a person’s diet to make sure they get all the nutrients they need. It may include vitamins, minerals, protein, or fat, and may be given by mouth, by tube feeding, or into a vein.

2005-10-24

2006-05-04