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1st Edition

Food and Lifestyle in Health and Disease

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ISBN 9781032116303
April 25, 2022 Forthcoming by CRC Press
544 Pages 16 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

This book discusses various types of food and lifestyles for the prevention and treatment of diseases and disorders, including cardiovascular disorders, cancers, neurodegenerative diseases, diabetes, hypertension, and obesity. Discusses influences of environmental pollution, synergistic effects of different foods, and synergy of foods with physical activity or medicine. Provides examples of plant source foods, animal source foods, fungal source foods and explains their roles in human health and disease. Links the relationships between food, lifestyle and health.

Table of Contents

Macronutrients. Micronutrients. Free Radicals and Antioxidants. Food Types, Dietary Supplements and Roles. Plant Source Foods. Animal Source Foods. Fungi. Water. Lifestyle and Diet. Nutrients and Covid-19 infection. Mechanisms for Health Maintenance and Disease Prevention. Sirtuins, Nucleotides, and Genes.

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Dr. Chuong PHAM-HUY, PhD of Pharmacy, University of Paris René Descartes, France, is an emeritus Associate Professor at the Laboratory of Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University René Descartes or Paris 5, France. He also worked as Pharmacist Consultant in Bichat Hospital and Necker Hospital, Paris, France.

He was ancient member of different scientific societies: National Council of Public Health, France; National Information Committee of Drugs of Abuse, France; French Toxicology Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science, USA, etc.

Dr. Chuong Pham-Huy is Editor of the Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment (section: Food) since 2004, and International Journal of Biomedical Science since 2005.

He was referee for Basic and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Journal of Chromatography, International Journal of Biomedical Science, etc.

He was Director of many PhD thesis of Pharmacy, University of Paris and has about 100 scientific publications until 2017.

Dr. Chuong Pham-Huy obtained many scientific awards:

-Scientific Awards of National Academy of Pharmacy, Paris, France, 1991,

-Scientific Awards of University of Paris René Descartes, France, 1974 and 1980.