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Overview

MindTap Nutrition, 1 term (6 months) for Boyle's Personal Nutrition, 8E is a personalized teaching experience with relevant assignments that guide students to analyze, apply, and improve thinking, allowing you to measure skills and outcomes with ease. Personalized teaching becomes yours through a Learning Path built with key student objectives and your syllabus in mind. Control what students see and when they see it. Relevant readings, multimedia, and activities are designed to take students from basic knowledge of nutrients and their functions to personal dietary analysis and application of nutrition principles in their own food choices. Access to the Diet and Wellness Plus app encourages students to track and assess their diets. Analytics and reports provide a snapshot of class progress, time in course, engagement, and completion rates.

Marie A. Boyle, College of St. Elizabeth

Dr. Marie Boyle is a Professor of Nutrition at the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, New Jersey. An author and reviewer for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, she coauthored current position paper "Nutrition Security in Developing Nations: Sustainable Food, Water, and Health" and serves as editor-in-chief of the JOURNAL OF HUNGER AND ENVIRONMENTAL NUTRITION (Taylor & Francis, Inc.). In addition to PERSONAL NUTRITION, Dr. Boyle also authored COMMUNITY NUTRITION IN ACTION: AN ENTREPRENEURIAL APPROACH. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the American Public Health Association and the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior. She earned her B.A. in Psychology from the University of Southern Maine and her M.S. and Ph.D. in Nutrition from Florida State University.
  • Control what content students see and when they see it with a learning path that can be used as-is or matched to your syllabus exactly.
  • Create a unique learning path of relevant readings, multimedia, and activities—including diet tracking via Diet and Wellness Plus—that move students up the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension to analysis, application, and critical thinking.
  • Integrate your own content into the MindTap Reader using your own documents or pull from sources like RSS feeds, YouTube videos, websites, Google Docs and more.
  • Use powerful analytics and reports that provide a snapshot of class progress, time in course, engagement, and completion.
  • Empower students with the information to know where they stand at all times—both individually and compared to the highest performers in class.
  • Help students stay organized and efficient with a single destination that reflects exactly what’s important to you, the instructor.
  • Automatically grade assignments and quizzes.
LEARNING PATH
1. The Basics of Understanding Nutrition.
2. The Pursuit of a Healthy Diet.
3. Anatomy for Nutrition’s Sake.
4. The Carbohydrates: Sugar, Starch, and Fiber.
5. The Lipids: Fats and Oils.
6. The Proteins and Amino Acids.
7. The Vitamins: A Functional Approach.
8. The Minerals and Water: A Functional Approach.
9. Impact of Fluids and Beverages on Nutritional Health.
10. Weight Management.
11. Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Fitness.
12. The Life Cycle: Conception through the Later Years.
13. Food Safety and the Global Food Supply.
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This Cengage solution can be seamlessly integrated into most Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Brightspace by D2L, Canvas, Moodle, and more) but does require a different ISBN for access codes. Please work with your Cengage Learning Consultant to ensure the proper course set up and ordering information. For additional information, please visit the LMS Integration site.

Standalone Digital Access — Ultimate Value

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  • ISBN-10: 130539643X
  • ISBN-13: 9781305396432
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $100.00
  • RETAIL $100.00

Digital Access + Print — Flexible Value

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  • ISBN-10: 1305718534
  • ISBN-13: 9781305718531
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $110.00
  • RETAIL $145.95

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FOR INSTRUCTORS

Instructor's Companion Web Site for Boyle's Personal Nutrition, 9th

ISBN: 9781305271159

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ISBN: 9781305265660

FOR STUDENTS

Diet and Wellness Plus, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access

ISBN: 9781285856209
Diet & Wellness Plus helps you understand how nutrition relates to your personal health goals. Track your diet and activity, generate reports, and analyze the nutritional value of the food you eat. Diet & Wellness Plus includes over 75,000 foods as well as custom food and recipe features. The new Behavior Change Planner helps you identify risks in your life and guides you through the key steps to make positive changes.

Diet and Wellness Plus, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access

ISBN: 9781285856216
Diet & Wellness Plus helps you understand how nutrition relates to your personal health goals. Track your diet and activity, generate reports, and analyze the nutritional value of the food you eat. Diet & Wellness Plus includes over 75,000 foods as well as custom food and recipe features. The new Behavior Change Planner helps you identify risks in your life and guides you through the key steps to make positive changes.