×

Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.

For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.

Advanced Human Nutrition / Edition 2
     

Advanced Human Nutrition / Edition 2

by Denis M Medeiros, Robert E.C. Wildman
 

See All Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0763780391

ISBN-13: 9780763780395

Pub. Date: 03/10/2011

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Advanced Human Nutrition, Second Edition Provides An In-Depth Overview Of The Human Body And Details Why Nutrients Are Important From A Biochemical, Physiological, And Molecular Perspective.

Figures Help Illustrate The Content And Bring The Meaning To Life To Enhance The Reader's Understanding. Complex Pathways, For Example, Are Presented In A Student-Friendly

Overview

Advanced Human Nutrition, Second Edition Provides An In-Depth Overview Of The Human Body And Details Why Nutrients Are Important From A Biochemical, Physiological, And Molecular Perspective.

Figures Help Illustrate The Content And Bring The Meaning To Life To Enhance The Reader's Understanding. Complex Pathways, For Example, Are Presented In A Student-Friendly Fashion, As Are Diagrams That Illustrate Metabolism And The Molecular Functions Of Nutrients. Multiple Elements Within The Text, Such As “Here's Where You Have Been” And “Here's Where You Are Going,” Help Drive Home Key Points From The Chapter And Provide Real-World Examples To Bring The Content To Life.

Topics Covered Include:
• Cell Aging, Damage And Repair Systems
• Human Nutrition, Digestion, And Absorption With Relation To Organs, Exocrine And Endocrine Functions, Histology, And Absorptive Activities
• Microflora And Satiety/Hunger Mechanisms
• Macronutrients During Exercise And The Role Of Liquids And Sports Drinks
• Prevalent Diseases In Western Cultures Such As Coronary Heart Disease, Cancer, And Osteoporosis

An Instructor's Manual, Powerpoint Presentations, And A Testbank Are Available Are Free Downloads.

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)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Post to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews