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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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...