Diet and Disease, 1st Edition

  • Carla Mooney
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1420506463
  • ISBN-13: 9781420506464
  • DDC: 613.2
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released February 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Nutrition & Health provides students and other readers with the tools they need to explore and evaluate the often conflicting and ever-changing ideas about human Nutrition & Health. Examining issues through the lens of the most current scientific understanding, Nutrition & Health provides in-depth information on the complete range of nutritional health issues, from obesity and dieting to junk food and vegetarianism.

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.


"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