The Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements / Edition 2

The Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements / Edition 2

by Tova Navarra
     
 

The concept of food as medicine has become more mainstream since the 1996 edition. A registered nurse who is also a health columnist and Therapeutic Touch and Reiki master, offers a balanced perspective on the nutrients and micronutrients that foods and supplements offer. After introducing issues often debated, she provides an A-Z directory on about 900 vitamins,… See more details below

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The concept of food as medicine has become more mainstream since the 1996 edition. A registered nurse who is also a health columnist and Therapeutic Touch and Reiki master, offers a balanced perspective on the nutrients and micronutrients that foods and supplements offer. After introducing issues often debated, she provides an A-Z directory on about 900 vitamins, minerals, and supplements. Appendices include standard and vegetarian food guides, a drug-nutrient interactions chart, the American Dietetic Association's position on "Food and Nutrition Misinformation," a national health agenda, and regulations relating to supplements and food labeling. Annotation © 2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816049981
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Series:
Library of Health and Living
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
384
Sales rank:
1,471,809
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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