format : epub + converted pdf Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell; 3rd edition (August 4, 2021) Publication date : August 4, 2021 Language : English
- ISBN-10 : 1119717515
- ISBN-13 : 978-1119717515
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Nutrition, Health and Disease: A Lifespan Approach 3rd Edition-EPUB + CONVERTED PDF prominent researcher and Professor of Human Nutrition Simon Langley-Evans delivers an easy-to-read and student-friendly textbook on the changing demands for nutrients made by the body throughout the human lifespan.
- Thorough introductions to lifespan nutrition, maternal nutrition prior to conception, pregnancy, and the relationship between fetal nutrition and disease later in life
- Practical discussions of lactation and infant feeding, nutrition during childhood, nutrition during adolescence, and nutrition in the adult years
- Detailed examination of contemporary evidence of the relationship between diet, body weight, and the major nutrition-related diseases: cancer, heart disease and diabetes
- Exploration of vegetarian, vegan, and other alternative diets, as well as dieting for weight loss in adults, gender and nutrition, macro- and micronutrients, and a background on nutritional epidemiology