Pocket Atlas of Nutrition - EBooks at Thieme Medical Publishers

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Pocket Atlas of Nutrition

Format : eBook
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Book Description

The Pocket Atlas of Nutrition is an accessible guide to all aspects of nutrition, from basic chemistry to the most recent dietary guidelines.

 

Features:

 

  • More than 150 easy-to-understand, full-color plates
  • A comprehensive list of nutrients, including for each its composition, effect, function, occurrence and daily requirements, as well as recommended intake
  • An extensive listing of all vitamins, minerals, trace elements as well as non-nutritive substances with their function and interaction
  • Accessible discussions of special diets as well as nutritional recommendations for various medical conditions and throughout the life course, e.g. for pregnant women or athletes
  • Up-to-date coverage of food-related diseases, including BSE, genetically modified foods, food quality, food allergies, and functional foods

 

 

The Pocket Atlas of Nutrition -- concise, practical, and designed for quick reference -- is an ideal basic guide for professionals and interested lay readers alike.