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Nutrition

  • Treating and Preventing Obesityby Ö; Jan stman; Mona Britton; Egon Jonsson

    Wiley 2006; US$ 199.95 US$ 173.29

    Obesity now represents a serious problem in industrialized nations. An increasingly large number of people, especially children, are overweight - leading to subsequent illness and a reduced life expectancy. At long last, with this first evidence-based review of the current intervention strategies for treating and preventing obesity clinicians and... more...

  • Pediatric Nutrition Handbookby AAP Committee on Nutrition; Ronald E. Kleinman

    American Academy of Pediatrics 2008; US$ 84.95

    All the latest and best in nutrition support - in one place for quick and easy access! more...

  • Bone Health in Childrenby Steven A. Abrams; Keli M. Hawthorne

    CRC Press 2012; US$ 132.95

    Bone health is one of the most widely discussed topics in pediatric nutrition. Ensuring adequate calcium and vitamin D intake is essential, and other factors also play a significant role. Bone Health in Children explores the recent decades of research and public commentary on the subject, debunks popular myths, and clarifies the often confusing... more...

  • Leitfaden Ernährungsmedizinby Susanne Adler; Heide Koula-Jenik; Michael Miko; Matthias Kraft; Ralf-Joachim Schulz

    Elsevier Health Sciences Germany 2013; US$ 44.69

    Ernährungsmedizin kompakt und konkret für Mediziner, Diätassistenten und Ökotrophologen: Grundlagen der Ernährungsphysiologie und Lebensmittelkunde Darstellung der Ernährungs- und Diätformen mit Bewertung aus ernährungswissenschaftlicher Sicht Ernährung in bestimmten Lebenssituationen (z.B. Schwangerschaft, ältere Patienten) ausführlicher Praxisteil... more...

  • Immunonutritionby Bharat B. Aggarwal; David Heber

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 139.95

    The interaction of immune function and nutrition underlies the low-grade chronic inflammation involved in the etiology of many common obesity-associated and age-related chronic disease conditions. This close interaction is the genesis of the term immunonutrition , which represents a new interdisciplinary field of nutritional and medical research.... more...

  • Resveratrol in Health and Diseaseby Bharat B. Aggarwal; Shishir Shishodia

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 275.00

    Practicing evidenced-based medicine some 25 centuries ago, Hippocrates proclaimed "Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food." This advice parallels the common American saying, "You are what you eat," and is supported by a National Institute of Health recommendation to consume as many as eight servings of fruits and vegetables daily to prevent... more...

  • Superfoods For Dummiesby Brent Agin; Shereen Jegtvig

    Wiley 2009; US$ 19.99 US$ 15.99

    Transform your diet and reap the extraordinary benefits of superfoods Want to eat healthier, lose weight, and fight off disease? You can do it with superfoods! This friendly guide explains everything you need to know ? why you need superfoods, the science behind them, and how to prepare and enjoy them. From bananas and carrots to oatmeal and salmon,... more...

  • Edible Structuresby José Miguel Aguilera

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 41.95

    Nature converts molecules into edible structures, most of which are then transformed into products in factories and kitchens. Tasty food structures enter our mouths and different sensations invade our bodies. By the time these structures reach our cells, they have been broken back down into molecules that serve as fuel and raw materials for our bodies.... more...

  • Childhood Obesityby Rexford S. Ahima

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 159.95

    The prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity has increased worldwide in recent decades. Obesity in childhood is associated with a wide range of serious health complications and an increased risk of premature illness and death later in life. This book presents childhood obesity trends across multiple demographics and discusses the contributing... more...

  • Obesity Epidemiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatmentby Rexford S. Ahima

    Apple Academic Press 2016; US$ 149.95

    The book provides a comprehensive perspective on the subject of obesity epidemiology, pathophysiology, and management of obesity. The chapters provide a better understanding of obesity and obesity-related diseases and offer an integrative framework for individualized dietary and exercise programs, behavior modification, pharmaceutical approaches,... more...