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Discovering nutrition / Paul Insel, Don Ross, Kimberley McMahon, Melissa Bernstein.

Author/creator Insel, Paul M. author.
Other author/creatorRoss, Don, 1952- , author.
Other author/creatorMcMahon, Kimberley, author.
Other author/creatorBernstein, Melissa, author.
Format Book and Print
EditionSixth edition.
Publication Info Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2019]
Descriptiononline resource
Contents Food choices : nutrients and nourishment -- Nutrition guidelines : tools for healthful diet -- The human body : from food to fuel -- Carbohydrates : simple sugars and complex chains -- Spotlight on alcohol -- Lipids : not just fat -- Proteins and amino acids : function follows form -- Vitamins : vital keys to health -- Spotlight on dietary supplements and functional foods -- Water and minerals : the ocean within -- Spotlight on metabolism and energy balance -- Nutrition for physical performance -- Spotlight on eating disorders -- Diet and health -- Spotlight on obesity and weight management -- Life cycle : maternal and infant nutrition -- Life cycle : childhood through older adulthood -- Spotlight on world nutrition -- Food safety and technology : microbial threats and genetic engineering.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Technical details Mode of Access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2017039397
ISBN9781284139464 (paperback)

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