Superfruits: Power-Up Your Health with Pomegranate, Acai, Gac, Mangosteen, and Goji

Superfruits: Power-Up Your Health with Pomegranate, Acai, Gac, Mangosteen, and Goji

by Barbara Wexler MPH
     
 

The health benefits of tropical fruit consumption have been established by many studies. Because tropical fruit is naturally low in fat and calories, consuming it may help reduce the risk of chronic diseases linked to obesity. Evidence from epidemiology, observational studies, and laboratory and animal studies as well as human clinical trials continues to support

Overview


The health benefits of tropical fruit consumption have been established by many studies. Because tropical fruit is naturally low in fat and calories, consuming it may help reduce the risk of chronic diseases linked to obesity. Evidence from epidemiology, observational studies, and laboratory and animal studies as well as human clinical trials continues to support the role of fruit and its synergistic benefits in health promotion and disease prevention. Learn more about the health benefits of these tropical "super fruits" in this Woodland Health Series booklet by medical writer Barbara Wexler.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580541053
Publisher:
Woodland Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/2007
Series:
Woodland Health Series
Pages:
38
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.35(d)

Meet the Author


Barbara Wexler es una escritora m?dica y epidemi?loga de enfermedades cr?nicas que tiene m?s de 25 anos de experiencia como cl?nica, investigadora, educadora y administradora de los textos que prepara para un p?blico profesional y consumidor. Egresada de la facultad de Medicina de la Universidad Sarah Lawrence College.

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