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  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Brain and Neurological Healthby Ronald Ross Watson; Fabien De Meester

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 200.00

    Research has clearly established a link between omega-3 fatty acids and general health, particularly cardiovascular health. Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Brain and Neurological Health is the first book to focus exclusively on the role of omega-3 fatty acids on general brain health. The articles in this collection illustrate omega-3 fatty acids' importance... more...

  • Bioactive Nutraceuticals and Dietary Supplements in Neurological and Brain Diseaseby Ronald Ross Watson; Victor R. Preedy

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 200.00

    Nutritional supplement research concerning brain health and neurological disease is becoming an important focus. While nutritional supplements are very popular for general health and well being, the effectiveness of common supplements and their impact on general brain health and for the treatment or prevention of neurological disease is not clearly... more...

  • Nutrition and AIDS, Second Editionby Ronald Ross Watson

    Taylor and Francis 2000; US$ 220.00

    Evidence shows that nutritional supports can help maintain health in the HIV-infected patient by replacing lost nutrients, compensating for nutritional damage done by the retrovirus-induced immunodeficiency, and stimulating the remaining immune system and cells for better host defenses. This new edition of Nutrition and AIDS is a timely look at what... more...

  • Alcohol and Coffee Use in the Agingby Ronald Ross Watson

    Taylor and Francis 2000; US$ 164.95

    As we age, our physiology changes. Also, we tend to place less emphasis on proper nutrition. The more elderly we grow, the less resistant we become to major diseases such as cancer and heart disease. This state of affairs renders the elderly more vulnerable to alcohol and other drugs of abuse. Alcohol and tobacco are routinely used together. Chronic... more...

  • Handbook of Nutrition in the Agedby Ronald Ross Watson

    CRC Press 2000; US$ 229.95

    This book reviews the nutritional problems that occur with significant frequency in adults and the elderly. It examines the relative impacts on changes in social and financial status on the quality and availability of treatment for the elderly. more...

  • Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs in Health Promotionby Ronald Ross Watson

    Taylor and Francis 2000; US$ 220.00

    The use of dietary vegetables and medicinal herbs to improve health is a phenomenon that is taking society by storm. Herbal products are now a multi-billion dollar business. Even more important, this business is built upon extremely little research data. The FDA is pushing the industry-with Congress' help- to base their claims and products on scientific... more...

  • Eggs and Health Promotionby Ronald Ross Watson

    Wiley 2008; US$ 157.99

    Eggs and Health Promotion provides up-to-date research on the use of eggs in human health. This single, convenient reference deals with the role of eggs in diet, nutrition, and disease. The book also includes current scientific data on the use of eggs to produce and deliver drugs, nutrients, and immunotherapies in patients. Written by well-known... more...

  • Complementary and Alternative Therapies and the Aging Populationby Ronald Ross Watson

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 88.95

    The major objective of this book is to review in detail health problems occurring with significant frequency in aging adults which are proposed to be treated or ameliorated using nutriceuticals as foods and dietary supplements as well as other complementary and alternative therapies. Chapters primarily focusing on nutrients have been excluded to maintain... more...

  • Handbook of Nutrition in the Aged, Fourth Editionby Ronald Ross Watson

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 159.95

    Detailed Review of Nutritional Therapies Used to Combat Elderly Health Issues The combination of the aging baby-boomer generation and their increased longevity has been fortunately met with increased research and greater understanding of health promotion and disease prevention in the elderly. Handbook of Nutrition in the Aged: Fourth Edition... more...

  • Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals in Cancer Preventionby Ronald Ross Watson

    Wiley 2008; US$ 224.95

    Cancer is a leading cause of death among adults but research shows that the chances of developing cancer can be reduced by lifestyle changes. Increasing numbers of people use dietary vegetables, medicinal herbs, and plant extracts to prevent or treat cancer. Their availability as "over the counter" supplements has contributed to an explosion in the... more...