Discovering Nutrition / Edition 4

Discovering Nutrition / Edition 4

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by Paul Insel, Don Ross, Kimberley McMahon, Melissa Bernstein
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1449661335

ISBN-13: 9781449661335

Pub. Date: 03/13/2012

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Feature
  • Think About It questions present realistic nutrition-related situations and ask students to consider how they would behave in such circumstances.
  • Quick Bites offer fun facts about nutrition-related topics such as exotic foods, social customs, origins of phrases, folk remedies, and medical history.
  • For Your

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Feature

  • Think About It questions present realistic nutrition-related situations and ask students to consider how they would behave in such circumstances.
  • Quick Bites offer fun facts about nutrition-related topics such as exotic foods, social customs, origins of phrases, folk remedies, and medical history.
  • For Your Information offer more in-depth treatment of controversial and timely topics such as unfounded claims about the effects of sugar, whether athletes need more protein, and the usefulness of the glycemic index.
  • Key Concepts summarize previous text and highlight important information.
  • Label to Table helps students apply their new decision-making skills at the supermarket. It walks students through the various types of information that appear on food labels, including government-mandated terminology, misleading advertising phrases, and amounts of ingredients.
  • Study Questions encourage students to probe deeper into the chapter content, making connections and gaining new insights.
  • Try This activities encourage students to put theory into practice.
  • What About Bobbie? tracks the eating habits and health-related decisions of a typical college student so that readers can apply the material they have learned in the chapter to their own diet.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781449661335
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
03/13/2012
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
690
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

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