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Discovering Nutrition, 5th edition

Written for non-majors, Discovering Nutrition, Fifth Edition introduces students to the fundamentals of nutrition with an engaging and personalized approach. The text focuses on teaching behavioral change, personal decision making, and up-to-date scientific concepts in a number of innovative ways. Students will learn practical consumer-based nutrition information using the robust, ...

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Medical Nutrition Therapy Simulations

Through a combination of simulated medical records and online decision-tree modules, Medical Nutrition Therapy Simulations guides students through clinical experiences that allow them to practice their critical thinking skills. These simulations acclimate students to the routine and rigors of the average clinical rotation in which they’re expected to do all ...

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Extraskeletal Effects of Vitamin D: A Clinical Guide

While the skeletal effects of vitamin D are well-documented, the role and importance of vitamin D outside of bone health has not been well-established. Vitamin D receptors are located in nearly every tissue of the body, and low levels of vitamin D are associated with a range of various diseases. ...

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Encyclopedia of Mind Enhancing Foods, Drugs and Nutritional Substances

Organized into chapters covering such topics as “Foods,” “Herbs,” “Vitamins, Minerals, and Related Nutrients,” “Hormones,” and “Essential Oils,” the entries cover a wide scope from foods of relative safety like honey or seaweed to synthetic drugs and additives associated with much greater risk. Within the chapters, the more than 400 ...

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Digestion and Nutrition (Your Body – How It Works)

You can not live without proper nutrition, and the digestive system aids in getting that nutrition into your body. Learn about healthy eating and the process of digestion with this great book. Download Ebook Medical for only 10$ per book ALTERNATIVE LINK Related Post Handbook of Nutrition and Food Strategies ...

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Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Keys to Nutritional Health

This volume argues for the importance of essential nutrients in our diet. Over the last two decades there has been an explosion of research on the relationship of Omega-3 fatty acids and the importance of antioxidants to human health. Expert authors discuss the importance of a diet rich in Omega-3 ...

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Therapeutic and Nutritional Uses of Algae

Algae have been used since ancient times as food, fodder, fertilizer and as source of medicine. Nowadays seaweeds represent an unlimited source of the raw materials used in pharmaceutical, food industries, medicine and cosmetics. They are nutritionally valuable as fresh or dried vegetables, or as ingredients in a wide variety ...

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