Calcium

Calcium is a principal inorganic component of bone. As much as 99% of the body's calcium is found in the skeleton.

Calcium Carbonate

Calcium carbonate is a mineral that is true to its name by containing a minimum of 38% calcium.

Calcium Iodate

Calcium iodate is a nutritional source of iodine.

Calcium Pantothenate

Calcium pantothenate is a B vitamin known as Vitamin B5. It is water-soluble, absorbed from the intestine, and excesses are excreted in the urine. The body has a limited ability to store the vitamin.

Calcium Phosphate

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Calculated Calorie Content

The calorie was originally defined as the amount of heat required at a pressure of 1 standard atmosphere to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water 1 degree Celsius. Dietitians use the term to mean <i>kilocalorie</i> in measuring the calorific, heating,

Calories per Lg. Bar

The calorie was originally defined as the amount of heat required at a pressure of 1 standard atmosphere to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water 1 degree Celsius. Dietitians use the term to mean kilocalorie (which is 1000 calories) in measuring the ca

Calories per Sm. Bar

The calorie was originally defined as the amount of heat required at a pressure of 1 standard atmosphere to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water 1 degree Celsius. Dietitians use the term to mean kilocalorie (which is 1000 calories) in measuring the ca

Calories per Treat

The calorie was originally defined as the amount of heat required at a pressure of 1 standard atmosphere to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water 1 degree Celsius. Dietitians use the term to mean kilocalorie (which is 1000 calories) in measuring the ca

Carbohydrates

Carbohydrates are the major energy-containing constituents of plants, making up between 60% and 90% of dry-matter weight. This class of nutrients comprises the elements carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen.

Carob

Carob, also known as locust bean gum, is a seed that is processed to produce a completely natural product which is used as a gelling agent, stabilizer or emulsifier.

Carotene

Carotene is an orange photosynthetic pigment important for photosynthesis. It is responsible for the orange color of the carrot and many other fruits and vegetables. It contributes to photosynthesis by transmitting the light energy it absorbs to chlorophyll.

Carrots

Carrots are the roots of the carrot plant, and a member of the parsley family.

Cassia Gum

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Chicken

Chicken is the clean combination of flesh and skin with or without accompanying bone, derived from the parts or whole carcasses of chicken - exclusive of feathers, heads, feet, and entrails.

Chicken Broth

Chicken broth is obtained by cooking chicken, including bones and/or muscle, much the same process as making a stock.

Chicken Cartilage

A natural source of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate.

Chicken Fat

(naturally preserved with mixed Tocopherols) Chicken fat is obtained from the tissues of chickens in the commercial process of rendering or extracting.

Chicken Meal

Chicken meal is the dry rendered (cooked down) product from a combination of clean flesh and skin with or without accompanying bone, derived from the parts of whole carcasses of chicken -- exclusive of feathers, heads, feet, or entrails.

Chicory Root Extract

Commonly known as a soluble fiber the inulin derived from the Chicory Root is a fructooligosaccharide added to help maintain digestive tract health and function.

Chloride

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Choline

Choline is a dietary supplement included in the B complex vitamins.

Choline Chloride

Choline chloride is a vitamin 'like' essential nutrient.

Chondroitin Sulfate

Chondroitin sulfate is a long chain carbohydrate derived from connective tissue.

Cinnamon

Cinnamon is a small evergreen tree 10-15 m tall, belonging to the family Lauraceae, native to Sri Lanka and Southern India. The bark is widely used as a spice.

Citric Acid

A weak water-soluble acid found in many fruits (especially citrus fruits) ; used as a flavoring agent and preservative.

Copper

Copper is a trace mineral necessary in animal nutrition.

Corn Gluten Meal

Corn gluten meal is the dried residue from corn after the removal of the larger part of the starch and germ, and the separation of the bran by the process employed in the wet milling manufacture of corn starch or syrup, or by enzymatic treatment of the endosperm.

Cottage Cheese

Cottage cheese is the result of separating milk or cream into curds and whey. The curds are drained and pressed to form the soft, white, spoonable cheese.

Cranberries

Cranberries grow on a low, creeping shrub with slender, wiry stems. The fruit is a berry that is larger than the leaves of the plant. It is initially white, but turns a deep red when fully ripe.