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Nutrition

  • Hobbs' Food Poisoning and Food Hygiene, Seventh Editionby

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 44.95

    This unique textbook takes a holistic approach to food poisoning and food hygiene, explaining in clear and non-technical language the causes of food poisoning with practical examples from 'real-life' outbreaks. Now in its seventh edition, the book retains its longstanding clarity, while being completely revised and updated by a new team of editors... more...

  • Food Oxidants and Antioxidantsby

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 169.95

    Food antioxidants are of primary importance for the preservation of food quality during processing and storage. However, the status of food depends on a balance of antioxidants and prooxidants occurring in food. Food Oxidants and Antioxidants: Chemical, Biological, and Functional Properties provides a single-volume reference on the effects of naturally... more...

  • Marine Nutraceuticalsby

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 169.95

    There is a great deal of consumer interest in natural bioactive substances due to their health benefits. Offering the potential to provide valuable nutraceuticals and functional food ingredients, marine-derived compounds are an abundant source of nutritionally and pharmacologically active agents, with both chemical diversity and complexity. Functional... more...

  • Foodomicsby

    Wiley 2013; US$ 129.00

    Provides the latest "-omics" tools to advance the study of food and nutrition The rapidly emerging field of foodomics examines food and nutrition by applying advanced "-omics" technologies in order to improve people's health, well-being, and knowledge. Using tools from genomics, transcriptomics, epigenomics, proteomics, and metabolomics, foodomics... more...

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

    Wiley 2006; US$ 199.95

    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 health... 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...

  • International Perspectives on Municipal Solid Wastes and Sanitary Landfillingby UNKNOWN AUTHOR

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    This volume provides a perspective on how different countries cope with the municipal solid waste problem politically, administratively, and technically--with a particular focus on sanitary landfilling. Fifteen countries report on the quantities of such waste generated, its composition, and on various management methods used. In addition they report... more...

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

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 125.95

    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...

  • Behavioral Approaches to Treating Obesityby Birgitta Adolfsson; Marilynn S. Arnold

    American Diabetes Association 2012; US$ 27.99

    As governments and health care systems direct more attention and resources to treating the rising rates of obesity worldwide, one thing has become very clear: obesity is best treated as a chronic condition. The most effective approach to care is often a behavioral one, in which health care providers and patients rely on teamwork, respect, and conversation... more...

  • Immunonutritionby Bharat B. Aggarwal; David Heber

    Taylor and Francis 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...