Nutrition : real people, real choices / Susan J. Hewlings, Denis M. Medeiros.
Contributor(s): Medeiros, Denis MMaterial type: TextPublisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall, c2009Edition: 1st edDescription: xxviii, 699 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cmISBN: 9780130612243; 0130612243Subject(s): Nutrition | Nutrition PhysiologyDDC classification: 612.3 LOC classification: QP141 | .H455 2009
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 653-662) and index.
The food on your plate -- Think before you eat: developing a nutrition plan for health -- Carbohydrates -- Fats or lipids: from plate to waist -- Proteins: more than just meat and muscle -- Digestion, absorption & metabolism -- Energy balance and obesity -- Water & electrolytes -- Vitamins -- Minerals -- Supplements and functional foods -- Alcohol and your health: from grain to brain -- Assuring a safe food supply: from farm to fork -- Sports nutrition -- Eating disorders -- Pregnancy, breastfeeding, and infants -- As we grow: nutrition for children, adolescents, and older adults.