Nutrition Concepts and Controversies  MyPyramid Update

Nutrition Concepts and Controversies MyPyramid Update


  • Author : Frances Sizer
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2006-01-05
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780495220114


Nutrition Concepts and Controversies MyPyramid Update Book Description :

NUTRITION: CONCEPTS AND CONTROVERIES, MYPYRAMID UPDATE TENTH EDITION focuses on nutrition principles and their application while offering outstanding coverage of the biological foundations of nutrition without assuming previous knowledge of them. With its new design, contemporary coverage, and engaging writing style, it remains the leading Nutrition text for the non-majors or mixed majors/non-majors introductory course. Drawing readers into the study of nutrition, the authors have created a number of learning tools that are both appealing and accessible. From the chapter content and new Do You Ever... sections to the Food Feature boxes and end-of-chapter Controversies, students find the information they need to better understand important nutrition c...

Nutrition

Nutrition


  • Author : Frances Sienkiewicz Sizer
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2002-10-18
  • Genre: Food
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0534446280


Nutrition Book Description :

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An Invitation to Health  4ce

An Invitation to Health 4ce


  • Author : Diane Hales
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2014-03-04
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780176482121


An Invitation to Health 4ce Book Description :

An Invitation to Health, fourth Canadian edition, provides you with information, advice, recommendations, and research, so that you can take charge of your own health. However, knowledge alone can’t assure you a lifetime of well-being. The skills you acqu...

Nutrition  Concepts and Controversies

Nutrition Concepts and Controversies


  • Author : Frances Sizer
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2018-12-17
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1337906379


Nutrition Concepts and Controversies Book Description :

Nourish your mind and body with NUTRITION: CONCEPTS AND CONTROVERSIES. More conversational than a pure-science text, this book explores the essentials of nutrition--including how the body breaks down and uses food, food safety, sports nutrition and special nutritional needs throughout the human life cycle--and asks you to weigh in on relevant debates, such as world hunger, chronic diseases, dietary guidelines and eating patterns. Available with the MindTap learning platform, the 15th edition also offers self-quizzing and activities to propel your learning from memorization to mastery. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version....

Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span   Pageburst on VitalSource

Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span Pageburst on VitalSource


  • Author : Carole Lium Edelman
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2009-09-29
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323066792


Health Promotion Throughout the Life Span Pageburst on VitalSource Book Description :

Take your understanding to a whole new level with Pageburst digital books on VitalSource! Easy-to-use, interactive features let you make highlights, share notes, run instant topic searches, and so much more. Best of all, with Pageburst, you get flexible online, offline, and mobile access to all your digital books. Up to date and easy to read, this textbook provides comprehensive coverage of all major concepts of health promotion and disease prevention. It highlights growth and development throughout the life span, emphasizing normal development as well as the specific problems and health promotion issues common to each stage. All population groups are addressed with separate chapters for individuals, families, and communities. UNIQUE! The assessment ...

Providing Healthy and Safe Foods As We Age

Providing Healthy and Safe Foods As We Age


  • Author : Institute of Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2010-11-29
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780309158831


Providing Healthy and Safe Foods As We Age Book Description :

Does a longer life mean a healthier life? The number of adults over 65 in the United States is growing, but many may not be aware that they are at greater risk from foodborne diseases and their nutritional needs change as they age. The IOM's Food Forum held a workshop October 29-30, 2009, to discuss food safety and nutrition concerns for older adults....

Practical Applications in Sports Nutrition

Practical Applications in Sports Nutrition


  • Author : Heather Hedrick Fink
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-11-25
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781449690052


Practical Applications in Sports Nutrition Book Description :

Revised and updated to keep pace with the growing changes in the field, the Fourth Edition of Practical Applications in Sports Nutrition provides students and practitioners with the latest sports nutrition information and dietary practices, and prepares them to assist athletes and fitness enthusiasts in achieving their personal performance goals. Early chapters provide an introduction to sports nutrition and give a thorough explanation of macronutrients, micronutrients, and water and their relation to athletic performance. Later chapters focus on the practical and applied aspects of sports nutrition including behavior change through consultations and weight management. Chapter 15 targets the unique nutrition requirements of special populations such a...

Nutrition Through the Life Cycle
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Nutrition Through the Life Cycle


  • Author : Judith E. Brown
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2010-06-09
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780538733410


Nutrition Through the Life Cycle Book Description :

The most respected nutrition life cycle text, NUTRITION THROUGH THE LIFE CYCLE, Fourth Edition uses current research to explain the nutritional foundations necessary for the growth, development, and normal functioning of individuals in each stage of the life span. From preconception to the final stages of life, this text covers clinical and nutritional interventions for each part of the life cycle. The text is organized systematically, with clinical nutrition topics following normal nutrition topics. The text maintains a consistent level of pedagogy throughout, highlighting key nutrition concepts, nutritional needs, nutrition and health disease outcomes, model programs, and case studies. NUTRITION THROUGH THE LIFE CYCLE, Fourth Edition features an ex...

Nutrition  3ce

Nutrition 3ce


  • Author : Francis Sizer
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2014-03-04
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780176482510


Nutrition 3ce Book Description :

You’ve probably heard the phrase “you are what you eat.” This text gives you a better understanding of the phrase and hits home with the simple but obvious truth: you really are what you eat! Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies has been a cornerstone in...

Let s Ask Marion

Let s Ask Marion


  • Author : Marion Nestle
  • Publisher : University of California Press
  • Release Date : 2020-09-29
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780520343238


Let s Ask Marion Book Description :

"There is no one better to ask than Marion, who is the leading guide in intelligent, unbiased, independent advice on eating, and has been for decades."––Mark Bittman, author of How to Cook Everything Let’s Ask Marion is a savvy and insightful question-and-answer collection that showcases the expertise of food politics powerhouse Marion Nestle in exchanges with environmental advocate Kerry Trueman. These informative essays show us how to advocate for food systems that are healthier for people and the planet, moving from the politics of personal dietary choices, to community food issues, and finally to matters that affect global food systems. Nestle has been thinking, writing, and teaching about food systems for decades, and her impact is unparal...