Contemporary Nutrition Book

Contemporary Nutrition


  • Author : Gordon M. Wardlaw
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill College
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 788
  • ISBN 10 : 0071093680

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CD-ROM: NutriQuest 2.0 -- Dietary Analysis Software.

Contemporary Nutrition for Latinos Book
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Contemporary Nutrition for Latinos


  • Author : Judith C. Rodriguez
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 187
  • ISBN 10 : 9780595297306

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Contemporary Nutrition for Latinos Excerpt :

Offers Latinos practical advice on how they can integrate their favorite Latino dishes into a healthy, nutritious lifestyle, combing traditional and modern foods to create a comprehensive diet plan.

Practical Activities to Understanding Contemporary Nutrition Book

Practical Activities to Understanding Contemporary Nutrition


  • Author : Dorothy Coltrin
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Primis Custom Pub
  • Release Date : 2002-07
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN 10 : 0072849207

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Practical Activities to Understanding Contemporary Nutrition Excerpt :

Practical Activities to Understanding Contemporary Nutrition is a text that can be used in conjunction with another textbook on Nutrition, or may also be used as a stand-alone text for Nutrition courses. The texts explains the two major goals of nutrition being (1) meet your needs for essential nutrients and (2) reduce your risk for chronic disease. On each page of the workbook the students will be doing one or more of the following activities: observing, recalling, calculating or evaluating. The idea behind this text is to provide students with nutritional information that will be applicable for the rest of their lives.

Contemporary Nutrition Book
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Contemporary Nutrition


  • Author : Gordon M. Wardlaw
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Nutrition
  • Pages : 776
  • ISBN 10 : CORNELL:31924062813930

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Community Nutrition Book

Community Nutrition


  • Author : Gail C. Frank
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 982
  • ISBN 10 : 0763730629

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Community Nutrition Excerpt :

This graduate-level community nutrition textbook presents a conceptual framework for understanding the course of health and disease and matching community nutrition or applied nutrition epidemiology to the model.

Contemporary Nutrition Support Practice Book

Contemporary Nutrition Support Practice


  • Author : Laura E. Matarese
  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 744
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015055914207

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Contemporary Nutrition Support Practice Excerpt :

This comprehensive reference covers the principles and practices of nutrition support, with an emphasis on safety, efficacy, and science-based medicine. Chapters throughout this new edition have been updated to include the most timely information, and an enhanced organization and new internal design highlight key content. Designed for the nutrition support dietitian, this practical guide addresses the collaborative efforts of other members of the nutrition support team as well. Up-to-date and comprehensive clinical information is supported by extensive references from scientific literature. Nutrition support is covered throughout the lifecycle, in specific system disorders such as hepatic and renal failure, in general system disorders such as HIV disease and obesity, and in physiologic stress situations such as bone marrow and stem cell transplantation. Expert knowledge and experience is provided from over 60 distinguished contributors. Useful appendices cover normal weight and body fat by means, standard deviations, and percentiles for men and women. A new design with tables, boxes, and figures provides easier access to information. Chapters have been reorganized to present content more efficiently. Consistent headings throughout the text organize content more effectively. A new pocket guide companion - packaged with each copy of the text - includes useful facts, formulas, and equations from the main text.

Nutrition  Epigenetics and Health Book

Nutrition Epigenetics and Health


  • Author : Burdge Graham
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2016-10-07
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 236
  • ISBN 10 : 9789813143326

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Nutrition Epigenetics and Health Excerpt :

Epigenetics is emerging as an important factor in risk of diseases of global importance including obesity, cardiovascular disease and cancer. Unlike gene polymorphisms which have been the focus of understanding the role of inherited disease susceptibility for some time, epigenetic can be modified by environmental factors, in particular nutrition. Thus research into the role of epigenetics in disease has substantial potential for explaining the impact of the environmental factors such as diet on disease risk. Since epigenetic processes can be modified by nutrition, it may be possible to modify inappropriate epigenetic marks by nutritional interventions to reduce disease risk. This book will explore current understanding of the interaction between nutrition, epigenetics and disease risk, will place this knowledge in the context of global health and discuss the ethical implications of this research.

Geriatric Nutrition Book
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Geriatric Nutrition


  • Author : Ronni Chernoff
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-08-02
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 600
  • ISBN 10 : 9781284031799

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Geriatric Nutrition Excerpt :

A authoritative reference written to help professionals understand the role of nutrition in the maintenance of health, the management of chronic conditions, and the treatment of serious Illness. The fourth edition of this text provides a comprehensive review of nutritional assessment, intervention programs for the elderly, and health promotion activities.

Handbook of Home Nutrition Support Book

Handbook of Home Nutrition Support


  • Author : Carol S. Ireton-Jones
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 478
  • ISBN 10 : 0763747696

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Handbook of Home Nutrition Support Excerpt :

Home nutrition support provides essential nutritional assessments and artificial feeding in the form of either tube or vein. This book covers a multitude of specific applications for various needs.

The Clinical Guide to Oncology Nutrition Book

The Clinical Guide to Oncology Nutrition


  • Author : Laura Elliott
  • Publisher : American Dietetic Associati
  • Release Date : 2006-01-01
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages : 270
  • ISBN 10 : 9780880913393

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The Clinical Guide to Oncology Nutrition Excerpt :

Representing the most current oncology nutrition research, this new edition is the clinician's guide to understanding the nutritional needs and risks of cancer patients and to anticipating and responding with appropriate nutrition care. This guide explores the fundamentals -- from nutrition screening to therapy protocols to pharmacological management -- with new chapters devoted to ACS survivor guidelines, reimbursement guidelines and outcomes research.

Handbook of Pediatric Nutrition Book
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Handbook of Pediatric Nutrition


  • Author : Patricia Queen Samour
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Children
  • Pages : 740
  • ISBN 10 : 0763733059

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Handbook of Pediatric Nutrition Excerpt :

Thoroughly revised and updated, this essential reference for all dietitians includes new chapters on cardiac disease and nutrition counseling. This book covers the needs of every age group, from infants and toddlers to pre-teens and adolescents. It includes state-of-the-art recommendations on a host of conditions--from anorexia and bulimia to diabetes, cancer, and cystic fibrosis. It also includes hundreds of charts, checklists, and guidelines.

Nutrition in Kidney Disease Book

Nutrition in Kidney Disease


  • Author : Laura D. Byham-Gray
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2008-05-15
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 622
  • ISBN 10 : 9781597450324

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Nutrition in Kidney Disease Excerpt :

The field of kidney disease has evolved over the years to encompass a broad and sophisticated knowledge base. This book provides a comprehensive perspective of the emerging science in nutrition in kidney disease. It is written by a collaborative group of distinguished dietitians and physicians who have devoted their careers to the care of patients with kidney disease. At the end of key chapters, case studies assess knowledge of the subject within the context of didactic curriculums. Appendices comprise an extensive and carefully selected list of resources.

Food and Nutrition Book

Food and Nutrition


  • Author : P.K. Newby
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-07
  • Genre: Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190846657

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From gluten-free to all-Paleo, GMOs to grass-fed beef, our newsfeeds abound with nutrition advice. Whether sensational headlines from the latest study or anecdotes from celebrities and food bloggers, we're bombarded with "superfoods" and "best ever" diets promising to help us lose weight, fight disease, and live longer. At the same time, we live in an over-crowded food environment that makes it easy to eat, all the time. The result is an epidemic of chronic disease amidst a culture of nutrition confusion-and copious food choices that challenge everyday eaters just trying to get a healthy meal on the table. But the exhilarating truth is that scientists know an astounding amount about the power of food. A staggering 80% of chronic diseases are preventable through modifiable lifestyle changes, and diet is the single largest contributing factor. And we also know the secrets to eating sustainably to protect our planet. In Food & Nutrition, Harvard- and Columbia-trained nutrition scientist Dr. P.K. Newby examines 134 stand-alone questions addressing "need to know" topics, including how what we eat affects our health and environment, from farm to fork, and why, when it comes to diet, the whole is greater than the sum of its parts-and one size doesn't fit all. At the same time, Newby debunks popular myths and food folklore, encouraging readers to "learn, unlearn, and relearn" the fundamentals of nutrition at the heart of a health-giving diet. Her passion for all things food shines through it all, as does her love of the power of science, technology, and engineering to help create healthier diets for ourselves, and a more sustainable future for the planet we share.

Nutrition Support for the Critically Ill Patient Book

Nutrition Support for the Critically Ill Patient


  • Author : Ph.D., Gail A. Cresci
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-04-19
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 709
  • ISBN 10 : 9781420039191

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Nutrition Support for the Critically Ill Patient Excerpt :

Nutrition Support for the Critically Ill Patient: A Guide to Practice provides state-of-the-art practices and key principles of nutrition support through evidence-based medicine. Following a review of the metabolic alterations that occur during critical illness, this book discusses the nutrient requirements of critically ill patients as well