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  • Food and Nutrition Security in Southern African Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Frayne, Jonathan Crush, Cameron McCordic

    Urban population growth is extremely rapid across Africa and this book places urban food and nutrition security firmly on the development and policy agenda. It shows that current efforts to address food poverty in Africa that focus entirely on small-scale farmers, to the exclusion of…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

  • Hunger and Poverty in South Africa

    The Hidden Faces of Food Insecurity, 1st Edition

    By Jacqueline Hanoman

    Hunger and Poverty in South Africa: The Hidden Faces of Food Insecurity explores food insecurity as an issue of socioeconomic, political, cultural and environmental inequity and inequality. Based on extensive original research in Free State Province, South Africa, the book explores how people…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in African Development

  • Revival: Clinical Nutrition For The Health Scientist (1979)

    1st Edition

    By Daphne A. Roe

    Nutrition manuals and textbooks are usually written to meet the needs of nutritionists or would-be nutritionists. This manual has been written to  meet the needs of health professionals who are not nutritionists, including physicians, nurses and pharmacists. The acquaints readers in these…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    CRC Press
    CRC Press Revivals

  • Revival: Vitamins In Human Biology and Medicine (1981)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael H Briggs

    It is the purpose of this book to try to offer a modern perspective on the importance of vitamins in human biology and medicine. There have been recent revivals of attempts to use vitamins as therapeutic agents by administering doses many times the recommended allowance. This use or 'megavitamin…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    CRC Press
    CRC Press Revivals

  • Revival: Recent Vitamin Research (1984)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Briggs H Michael

    The book opens with a survey by Dr. Motron Cowan of biotin-responsive metabolic disorders of children. A group of Japanese researchers then present their latest data on the complex interactions between vitamin D and parathyroid hormone (PTH) in bone calcification. The author reviews the prolific…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    CRC Press
    CRC Press Revivals

  • Exercise and Disease Management

    2nd Edition

    By Brian C. Leutholtz, Ignacio Ripoll

    Exercise and Disease Management is designed to help managed care physicians, their patients, other health care professionals, and interested readers integrate current exercise guidelines into their practices. This extraordinary book is accompanied by a series of 11 workbooks, each one for a chronic…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    CRC Press

  • Nutritional Marine Life

    1st Edition

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    The nutritional benefits of marine flora and fauna are well known. Fish and crustaceans provide high-quality sources of amino acids—nutritionally important proteins found in only small amounts in cereals and grains. Nutrients and minerals in seafood can improve brain development and reproduction…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    CRC Press

  • Metabolic Medicine and Surgery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael M. Rothkopf, Michael J. Nusbaum, Lisa P. Haverstick, RDN, CNSC

    The first comprehensive overview of an emerging field, Metabolic Medicine and Surgery introduces a new paradigm in patient management that crosses existing subspecialty boundaries. This approach is necessitated by the challenges of treating patients with obesity, metabolic syndrome, cardiovascular…

    Paperback – 2017-11-20
    CRC Press

  • Anthocyanins in Health and Disease

    1st Edition

    Edited by Taylor C. Wallace, M. Monica Giusti

    Anthocyanins, polyphenolic compounds abundant in certain foods, are responsible for the orange-red to blue-violet hues evident in many fruits, vegetables, cereal grains, and flowers. Interest in these pigments has intensified due to their potential health-promoting properties as dietary…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15
    CRC Press

  • Dietary Fiber and Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Cho, Nelson Almeida

    Adequate fiber in the diet is essential for maintaining gastrointestinal and cardiovascular health and for weight management and glycemic control. But a majority of people in developed countries fall short of their recommended daily intake. Designed for product developers, nutritionists, dietitians…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    CRC Press

  • The Physiological Basis of Metabolic Bone Disease

    1st Edition

    Edited by Borje Edgar Christopher Nordin, Howard Arthur Morris, Paul Anderson

    Research into metabolic bone disease has made remarkable progress over the last 20 years, with the identification of numerous new molecules and pathways regulating bone cells as well as their plasma milieu. Their activities are largely regulated by the physiological status of the body incorporating…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    CRC Press

  • Perinatal Growth and Nutrition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ian J. Griffin

    Preterm infants grow poorly after birth and very commonly develop ex utero growth restriction (EUGR). However, the risks and benefits of catch-up growth in preterm infants must be weighed, and evidence addressing this warrants examination. Perinatal Growth and Nutrition explores the reasons for…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23
    CRC Press

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