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Table of ContentsNutrition and Mental Performance a Lifespan Perspective; L.Riby, M.Smith & J.Foster.- PART I: MICRONUTRIENTS.- Iron Nutrition and Neurodevelopment in Young Children; M.Domellöf & E.Szymlek-Gay.- Vitamin C and its Role in Brain Development and Cognition; S.Hasselholt, P.Tveden-Nyborg & J.Lykkesfeldt.- Exploring B Vitamins and their Impact on Cognitive Function and Mood from Conception to Early Adulthood; T.O'Sullivan.- Vitamin D, Energy Regulation and Mental Health; P.Cherniack.- Exploring B Vitamins beyond Early Adulthood; J.Reay.- PART II: MACRONUTRIENTS.- Protein Deficiency during Development: Implications for Cognitive Function; E.Jones.- Carbohydrates, Glucose and Cognitive Performance; M.Smith, J.Foster& L.Riby.- The Impact of Breakfast on Cognitive Performance in Children and Adults; J.Ingwersen.- Reduced Calorie Diets and Mental Performance in Adults: K.D'Anci.- Water, Hydration Status and Cognitive Performance: C.Edmonds.- Consumption of Fish and Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids: Impact on Cognitive Function in Older Age and Dementia; L.Brown.- Energy Drink Consumption and the Effects on Stress and Cognitive Performance; M.Pettit& K.DeBarr.- Caffeine Psychopharmacology and Effects on Cognitive Performance and Mood; J.James.- Herbal Extracts and Cognition in Adulthood and Ageing; D.Camfield, L.Owen, A.Pipingas, C.Stough & A.Scholey.- Preventive Effects of Resveratrol on Age-associated Neurological Disorders; S.Bastianetto& R.Quirion.- Index.
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As well as comprehensively reviewing this important area, the authors have struck an excellent balance between accessibility to lay readers and usability for researchers.' - Leigh Gibson, Reader in Psychology at the University of Roehampton, London, UK