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  • Foods and Dietary Supplements in the Prevention and Treatment of Disease in Older Adultsby Ronald Ross Watson

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 150.00

    Foods and Dietary Supplements in the Prevention and Treatment of Disease in Older Adults focuses on the ways in which food and dietary supplements affect the major health problems of aging adults. Researchers in nutrition, diet, epidemiology, and aging studies, as well as healthcare providers who work with elderly patients will use this comprehensive... 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 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...

  • 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...

  • Polyphenols in Plantsby Ronald Ross Watson

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 129.95

    Polyphenols in Plants assists plant scientists and dietary supplement producers in assessing polyphenol content and factors affecting their composition. It also aids in selecting sources and regulating environmental conditions affecting yield for more consistent and function dietary supplements. Polyphenols play key roles in the growth, regulation... more...

  • Nutrition in the Prevention and Treatment of Abdominal Obesityby Ronald Ross Watson

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 175.00

    Nutrition in the Prevention and Treatment of Abdominal Obesity focuses on the important roles that exercise, dietary changes, and foods play in promoting as well as reducing visceral fat. Nutritionists, dieticians, and healthcare providers seeking to address the abdominal obesity epidemic will use this comprehensive resource as a tool in their long-term... more...

  • Diet and Exercise in Cystic Fibrosisby Ronald Ross Watson

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 140.00

    Diet and Exercise in Cystic Fibrosis , a unique reference edited by distinguished and internationally recognized nutritionist and immunologist Ronald Ross Watson, fills the gap in the current dietary modalities aimed at controlling cystic fibrosis.  Using expert evaluation on the latest studies of the role of food and exercise in lifelong management... more...

  • Modulation of Sleep by Obesity, Diabetes, Age, and Dietby Ronald Ross Watson

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 200.00

    Sleep disorder is a rampant problem in the US, with over 40 million Americans currently diagnosed according to the NIH. There is a clear association between sleep disorder and a wide range of other human disorders ?performance deficiencies, psychiatric illnesses, heart disease, obesity and more ? but in spite of this there is not yet a convenient... more...

  • Melatonin in the Promotion of Health, Second Editionby Ronald Ross Watson

    CRC Press 2011; US$ 164.95

    Melatonin is a powerful hormone and antioxidant with numerous effects on the metabolism and the health of humans. Available as a dietary supplement in the United States since 1993, it is one of the most popular over-the-counter alternative remedies available. Comprising contributions from researchers who have studied the role of melatonin in various... more...

  • Nutrition and AIDS, Second Editionby Ronald Ross Watson

    CRC Press 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...