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The nutrition desk reference, Robert H. Garrison, Jr. and Elizabeth Somer

Label
The nutrition desk reference
Title
The nutrition desk reference
Statement of responsibility
Robert H. Garrison, Jr. and Elizabeth Somer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • " ... 'The Nutrition Desk Reference' remains a unique combination of nutrition basics and current research. It offers, in a fully documented format for the health professional and the general public ... New material include: full treatment of beta-carotene as an independent nutrient; antioxidants and their major role in disease prevention; the remarkable field of phytochemicals; controversial research studies and what they really mean; and a new section on emotional disorders, fatigue and yeast infections ... Vital information ... on nutrition basics; nutritional components of cancer, heart disease and all major disease states; dietary goals and how to eat for health and longevity."
  • "...'The Nutrition Desk Reference' remains a unique combination of nutrition basics and current research. It offers, in a fully documented format for the health professional and the general public....New material include: full treatment of beta-carotene as an independent nutrient; antioxidants and their major role in disease prevention; the remarkable field of phytochemicals; controversial research studies and what they really mean; and a new section on emotional disorders, fatigue and yeast infections....Vital information...on nutrition basics; nutritional components of cancer, heart disease and all major disease states; dietary goals and how to eat for health and longevity."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garrison, Robert H
Dewey number
613.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP141
LC item number
.G33 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
NLM call number
  • 1996 A-615
  • QU 145
NLM item number
G242n 1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Somer, Elizabeth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nutrition
  • Drug-nutrient interactions
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Cancer
  • Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Neoplasms
Label
The nutrition desk reference, Robert H. Garrison, Jr. and Elizabeth Somer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction to dietary factors -- The macronutrients : carbohydrates, proteins, and fats -- The fat-soluble vitamins -- The water-soluble vitamins -- Minerals : calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, and the electrolytes -- Trace minerals : chromium, cobalt, copper, fluoride, selenium, zinc, and other minerals -- Mineral interactions -- Fat, fiber, and cancer -- Alcohol, tobacco, and food carcenogens -- Nutrients and diet in the prevention of cancer -- Nutrition and cardiovascular disease -- Hypertension, smoking, and cholesterol : the primary risk factors -- Fat, fiber, and cardiovascular disease -- Protein, vitamins, minerals, and cardiovascular disease -- Specific disease conditions -- A guide to eating well -- Putting the food guide pyramid into practice -- Nutritional supplements -- Nutrition, alcoholism, and drug abuse
  • pt. 1. Dietary factors -- pt. 2. Nutrition and cancer -- pt. 3. Nutrition and cardiovascular disease -- pt. 4. Nutrition and disease -- pt. 5. Dietary recommendations
Control code
32890909
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxii, 663 pages
Isbn
9780879836658
Lccn
95032741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)32890909
Label
The nutrition desk reference, Robert H. Garrison, Jr. and Elizabeth Somer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction to dietary factors -- The macronutrients : carbohydrates, proteins, and fats -- The fat-soluble vitamins -- The water-soluble vitamins -- Minerals : calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, and the electrolytes -- Trace minerals : chromium, cobalt, copper, fluoride, selenium, zinc, and other minerals -- Mineral interactions -- Fat, fiber, and cancer -- Alcohol, tobacco, and food carcenogens -- Nutrients and diet in the prevention of cancer -- Nutrition and cardiovascular disease -- Hypertension, smoking, and cholesterol : the primary risk factors -- Fat, fiber, and cardiovascular disease -- Protein, vitamins, minerals, and cardiovascular disease -- Specific disease conditions -- A guide to eating well -- Putting the food guide pyramid into practice -- Nutritional supplements -- Nutrition, alcoholism, and drug abuse
  • pt. 1. Dietary factors -- pt. 2. Nutrition and cancer -- pt. 3. Nutrition and cardiovascular disease -- pt. 4. Nutrition and disease -- pt. 5. Dietary recommendations
Control code
32890909
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxii, 663 pages
Isbn
9780879836658
Lccn
95032741
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)32890909

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