World-renowned researcher Jennie Brand-Miller and her team have changed the way the world thinks about food and nutrition. Every year, their Shopper's Guide helps thousands of readers achieve and maintain health and wellness by providing an easy guide to eating according to the glycemic index. The key to this go-to reference is the GI tables—comprehensive lists of foods and their glycemic index values—which allow readers to unlock the remarkable health benefits of a low GI diet.
The Shopper's Guide includes GI values for many popular foods, prepared meals, and new products; definitive at-a-glance nutrition data arranged by food category; specific information on gluten-free and weight-management foods; and comprehensive, up-to-date information.
Hachette Books; December 2014
- ISBN 9780738217949
- Read online, or download in secure EPUB format
- Title: The Shopper's Guide to GI Values
- Author: Dr. Jennie Brand-Miller; Kaye Foster-Powell; Fiona Atkinson (other)
Imprint: Da Capo Lifelong Books
About The Author
Jennie Brand-Miller, Ph.D., one of the world’s leading authorities on carbohydrates and the glycemic index, has championed the GI approach to nutrition for more than twenty-five years. Professor of nutrition at the University of Sydney and the president of the Nutrition Society of Australia, Dr. Brand-Miller was recently awarded Australia’s prestigious ATSE Clunies Ross Award for her commitment to advancing science and technology. She is one of the world’s most in-demand speakers on the GI, and her laboratory at the University of Sydney is the world’s foremost GI-testing center. Professor Brand-Miller is coauthor of the books in the internationally bestselling New Glucose Revolution series, which has more than 3.5 million copies in print worldwide.
Kaye Foster-Powell, M. Nutr. & Diet., an accredited dietitian-nutritionist with extensive experience in diabetes management, is the coauthor, with Dr. Brand-Miller and Fiona Atknison, of the author of the authoritative tables of GI and glycemic load values published in Diabetes Care. Foster-Powell is also coauthor with Brand-Miller of the more than fifteen books in the internationally bestselling New Glucose Revolution series..
Fiona Atkinson is a research dietician and the manager of the University of Sydney’s Glycemic Index research Service (SUGiRS). Along with Jennie Brand-Miller and Kaye Foster-Powell, she is the author of the authoritative tables of GI and glycemic load values published in Diabetes Care. She is pursuing a Ph.D. at the University of Sydney focusing on the glycemic index.