Advanced Human Nutrition / Edition 2

Advanced Human Nutrition / Edition 2

by Denis M Medeiros, Robert E.C. Wildman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0763780391

ISBN-13: 9780763780395

Pub. Date: 03/10/2011

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Advanced Human Nutrition Provides An In-Depth Overview Into The Human Body At The Molecular, Cellular, Tissue And Organ Levels, And Discusses The Objectives And Features Of The Organ Systems. It Examines Human Nutrient Requirements, The Basis For RDA And Other Recommendations; Human Nutrition, Digestion, And Absorption With Relation To Organs, Exocrine And Endocrine

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Advanced Human Nutrition Provides An In-Depth Overview Into The Human Body At The Molecular, Cellular, Tissue And Organ Levels, And Discusses The Objectives And Features Of The Organ Systems. It Examines Human Nutrient Requirements, The Basis For RDA And Other Recommendations; Human Nutrition, Digestion, And Absorption With Relation To Organs, Exocrine And Endocrine Functions, Histology, And Absorptive Activities; Macronutrients And Micronutrients; Eicosanoid Chemistry And Function, Prevalent Diseases In Western Cultures Such As Coronary Heart Disease, Cancer, Osteoporosis, And More.

The Second Edition Also Covers The Relationship Between The Human Body And The Environment In Which It Exists, Including Other Organisms That Co-Habitate The Environment. Discussions Of The Nature Of Other Organisms Such As Various Animals, Plants, And Micro-Organisms Makes Later Information About Food Science, Nutrient Density In Various Food Sources, And Nutraceuticals Easier To Comprehend.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763780395
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
03/10/2011
Edition description:
2
Pages:
394
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.10(d)

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