Introduction to human nutrition

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Blackwell Science , Oxford, Malden, MA
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Other titlesHuman nutrition
Statementedited on behalf of the Nutrition Society by Michael J. Gibney, Hester Vorster, and Frans J. Kok
SeriesThe human nutrition textbook series -- 1
ContributionsGibney, Michael J, Vorster, H. H, Kok, Frans, Nutrition Society (Great Britain)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP141 .I665 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 342 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17066729M
ISBN 10063205624X
LC Control Number2002033222

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Describe the importance of research and scientific methods to understanding nutrition. The foods we eat contain nutrients. Nutrients are substances required by the body to perform its basic functions. Nutrients must be obtained from our diet, since the human body does not synthesize or produce them.

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v v 03/30/16 PM Preface xv 1 Introduction to Nutrition 1 2 Evaluating Nutrition Information 25 3 Basis of a Healthy Diet 44 4 Human Digestion, Absorption, and Transport 79 5 Carbohydrates: Sugars, Starches, and Fiber 6 Lipids: Triglycerides, Phospholipids, and Sterols 7 Proteins: Amino Acids 8 Metabolism 9 Vitamin.

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As an academic subject, nutrition has grown enormously in recent years and with it the need for specialist textbooks on the subject. In response to this need, a decision was taken by The Nutrition Society to produce a ground-breaking series of four textbooks, of which Introduction to Human Nutrition is the first.

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Human Nutrition: A Consumer Approach is a self-paced nutrition eText for students in health and non-health professions. The text provides a sound introduction to the study of human nutrition that facilitates distance learning and self-paced instruction.

This book is written at a number of levels to encompass: • traditional nutrition (Chapters 2 –6, 8–17, 39–45) • evolving nutrition (Chapt 22–26, 31–37, 46) • complex concepts, which although not current-ly central will influence the future of nutrition: an awareness of these will be necessary for the.

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