Nutrition Products

  • Green Coffee Bean Extract in Human Health

    Edited by Debasis Bagchi, Hiroyoshi Moriyama, Anand Swaroop

    The role of green coffee bean in human health is of emerging interest to the nutraceutical field, especially given its role in improving metabolic syndrome. Green coffee bean extract contains a novel antioxidant known as chlorogenic acid which has been shown to positively affect blood pressure,…

    Hardback – 2016-08-16 
    CRC Press

  • Nutrition and the Developing Brain

    Edited by Victoria Hall Moran, Nicola M. Lowe

    Nutrients play a significant role in brain development throughout fetal and postnatal life. This book explores the role nutrients play on the growth and development of the brain. It reviews the evidence from animal and human research, highlighting the role of nutrients on brain function and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-08 
    CRC Press

  • Barasi's Human Nutrition

    A Health Perspective, Third Edition

    By Michael EJ Lean, Emilie Combet

    Barasi's Human Nutrition: a health perspective provides a comprehensive introduction to the basic principles of nutrition. Thoroughly revised, restructured, and updated, the new edition covers the application of nutrition in the protection of health, and presents up-to-date scientific information…

    Paperback – 2016-08-03 
    CRC Press

  • Outpatient Nutrition Care and Home Nutrition Support

    Practical Guidelines for Assessment and Management

    Edited by Carol Ireton-Jones

    As the number of patients on home care nutrition support increases, proper assessment and practice of dietary requirements for caregivers is crucial, and clinicians need to practice at an advanced level of care. This book presents advanced and readily applicable information on proper nutritional…

    Paperback – 2016-07-25 
    CRC Press

  • Chinese Dates

    A Traditional Functional Food

    Edited by Donghong Liu, Xingqian Ye, Yueming Jiang

    Chinese Dates: A Traditional Functional Food delivers unique information on Chinese dates (jujubes) as typical ethical foods and traditional health-promoting foods. It conveys a better understanding of Asian food cultures and provides historical information in regard to traditional functional foods…

    Hardback – 2016-06-14 
    CRC Press
    Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals

  • Short Bowel Syndrome

    Practical Approach to Management

    Edited by John K. DiBaise, Carol Rees Parrish, Jon S. Thompson

    Short Bowel Syndrome: Practical Approach to Management is the first reference exclusively about the issues experienced by patients with a short bowel. It covers all aspects of normal and abnormal physiology, the presenting features, and outcomes, including metabolic problems, gallstones, and renal…

    Hardback – 2016-06-10 
    CRC Press

  • BioMedWomen

    Proceedings of the International Conference on Clinical and BioEngineering for Women's Health (Porto, Portugal, 20-23 June, 2015)

    Edited by R.M. Natal Jorge

    Hardback – 2016-06-06 
    CRC Press

  • Obesity

    Evaluation and Treatment Essentials, Second Edition

    Edited by G. Michael Steelman, Eric C. Westman

    Obesity is considered a complex and multifactorial disease. Its treatment, therefore, must also be multimodal and tailored to meet the needs of each patient. Obesity: Evaluation and Treatment Essentials presents a wide spectrum of practical treatment protocols for obesity including exercise,…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-04-05
    CRC Press

  • The Anthropology of Obesity in the United States

    By Anna Bellisari

    This volume examines the biocultural dimensions of obesity from an anthropological perspective in an effort to broaden understanding of a growing public health concern. The United States of America currently has the highest rates of obesity among developed countries, with an alarming rise in…

    Paperback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge

  • Clinical Nutrition and Aging

    Sarcopenia and Muscle Metabolism

    Edited by Chad Cox

    Sarcopenia—the loss of muscle mass and strength that occurs with advancing age—is a major health challenge, particularly in North America, Europe, and Japan, which have large aging populations. This compendium volume is a valuable addition to the existing literature, providing state-of-the-art…

    Hardback – 2016-02-24
    Apple Academic Press

  • Fluid Balance, Hydration, and Athletic Performance

    Edited by Flavia Meyer, Zbigniew Szygula, Boguslaw Wilk

    Fluid Balance, Hydration, and Athletic Performance presents a comprehensive review of aspects relating to body fluid balance, rehydration, sport, and physical exercise. The content is scientifically supported, practical, and suitably written for a range of audiences, including academics (professors…

    Hardback – 2015-12-22
    CRC Press

  • The A–Z Guide to Food as Medicine

    By Diane Kraft, Ara DerMarderosian

    Can an apple a day keep the doctor away? The A-Z Guide to Food As Medicine addresses food folklore by exploring the scientific findings about physiological effects of over 250 foods, food groups, nutrients, and phytochemicals. Today, health care providers are fielding more questions from…

    Paperback – 2015-12-22
    CRC Press

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