Advanced Human Nutrition / Edition 1

Advanced Human Nutrition / Edition 1

by Robert E.C. Wildman, Denis M. Medeiros
     
 

ISBN-10: 0849385660

ISBN-13: 9780849385667

Pub. Date: 08/23/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Advanced Human Nutrition examines human nutrient requirements, the bas is for RDA and other recommendations; human nutrition, digestion, and absorption with relation to organs, exocrine and endocrine functions, histology, and absorptive activities; macronutrients and micronutrient s; eicosanoid chemistry and function, and more. The present and futur e of nutrition

Overview

Advanced Human Nutrition examines human nutrient requirements, the bas is for RDA and other recommendations; human nutrition, digestion, and absorption with relation to organs, exocrine and endocrine functions, histology, and absorptive activities; macronutrients and micronutrient s; eicosanoid chemistry and function, and more. The present and futur e of nutrition research is examined, including everything from the HAN ES studies to electron microscopy and molecular biology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849385667
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/23/1999
Series:
Modern Nutrition Series, #22
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.30(h) x 1.48(d)

Table of Contents

Humans and Their Nutrition Objectives
The Human Organism
Nature of Food and Its Relation to Humans
Digestion and Absorption
The Macronutrients
Carbohydrates
Lipids
Protein
Water
The Micronutrients
Vitamins
Minerals
Energy Metabolism and Body Composition
Energy Metabolism
Body Composition
Obesity
Nutrition Applications
Exercise and Sport Nutrition
Nutrition Supplements and Neutraceuticals
Nutrition Throughout Human Life
Nutrition and Prominent Disease
Nutrition and Cardiovascular Diseases
Nutrition and Cancers
Nutrition and Diabetes Mellitus
Nutrition and Osteoporosis
Nutrition and the Future
Nutrition Research
Nutrition in the 21st Century

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