eBook Food Myths and Facts, 1st Edition

  • Adam Woog
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  • ISBN-10: 1420506471
  • ISBN-13: 9781420506471
  • DDC: 613.2
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released February 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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About

Overview

The Nutrition & Health series provides users with accessible information for evaluating the often conflicting and ever-changing issues surrounding Nutrition & Healthy living. Individual volumes focus on a specific health or nutrition-related topic, such as body image, diets and dieting, junk food, or vegetarianism. Each volume contains a topic overview, information about changing trends, up-to-date scientific analysis, and a look at controversies surrounding the featured subject. The narrative also contains personal anecdotes, informative sidebars, fact boxes and statistics that help readers understand these topics and how they impact their bodies and their lives. Full-color photographs and detailed tables, charts, graphs and illustrations complement and enhance the text, while ancillary materials such as a glossary, a bibliography and a subject index provide useful tools for further research and discussion. The Nutrition & Health series is a valuable resource for anyone seeking clear, reliable, and timely information about today's biggest health and nutrition issues.

Features and Benefits

  • Offering insight into the lives of people who have made an impact in the modern era, People in the News volumes are sure to be of interest to students researching current topics and popular culture.
  • The narrative also contains personal anecdotes, informative sidebars, fact boxes, and statistics that help readers understand these topics and how they impact their bodies and their lives.
  • Full-color photographs and detailed tables, charts, graphs and illustrations complement and enhance the text, while ancillary materials such as a glossary, a bibliography and a subject index provide useful tools for further research and discussion.

Reviews

"Each volume is clearly written, addressing real-life concerns with solid information and perspective, and includes color photographs, notes, and lists of further resources."--Booklist, September 2011

— Booklist