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Nutrition: A Beginner's Guide
     

Nutrition: A Beginner's Guide

by Sarah Brewer
 

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Shocking obesity rates, the rise of eating disorders, killer food allergies, super foods that cure cancer: as the headlines shout every week, we have never been more engaged, or struggled so hard, with what we put in our mouths.

Separating fact from fiction, award-winning health journalist and nutritionist Dr. Sarah Brewer combines the latest science with

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Shocking obesity rates, the rise of eating disorders, killer food allergies, super foods that cure cancer: as the headlines shout every week, we have never been more engaged, or struggled so hard, with what we put in our mouths.

Separating fact from fiction, award-winning health journalist and nutritionist Dr. Sarah Brewer combines the latest science with practical advice on what really matters to explain exactly how food influences our health and well-being. From the mechanics of digestion and the chemical composition of macro and micro nutrients to methods of healthy weight loss and aiding medical conditions with various foods, all the key issues and debates are covered making this essential reading for medics and trainee nutritionists as well as anyone interested in making informed decisions about their diet.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851689248
Publisher:
Oneworld Publications
Publication date:
07/30/2013
Series:
Beginner's Guides
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
1,011,317
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.80(d)

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Meet the Author

Dr. Sarah Brewer is a licensed medical doctor and registered nutritionist and nutritional therapist. She has authored over 50 popular health books, and is a former Health Journalist of the Year in the U.K. Having worked as a columnist for a number of U.K. newspapers and magazines, including The Daily Telegraph, the Daily Mirror, and Prima, she lives in Guernsey.

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