The Daily Telegraph: Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals& Herbal Supplements

The Daily Telegraph: Encyclopedia of Vitamins, Minerals& Herbal Supplements

by Sarah Brewer
     
 

A bewildering range of vitamin, mineral and herbal supplements are now available, but legislation means that information about their health benefits cannot be given on packaging as it would constitute a health claim.

Using a A - Z format Dr Sarah Brewer's guide details everything you need to know about the main vitamin, mineral and herbal supplements. It

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Overview

A bewildering range of vitamin, mineral and herbal supplements are now available, but legislation means that information about their health benefits cannot be given on packaging as it would constitute a health claim.

Using a A - Z format Dr Sarah Brewer's guide details everything you need to know about the main vitamin, mineral and herbal supplements. It describes their benefits, possible side effects and contra-indications, together with research evidence to back their effectiveness.

The second half of the book deals with over 150 individual health problems, including irritable bowel syndrome, menopause symptoms, chronic fatigue and arthritis, and suggests which supplements are likely to help.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781472103642
Publisher:
Little, Brown Book Group
Publication date:
10/25/2012
Sold by:
Hachette Digital, Inc.
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
300
File size:
672 KB

Meet the Author

Dr. Sarah Brewer is a recognised expert on sensible supplementation and a respected health journalist. She is the author of over 30 popular health books.

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