Nutrition and Disease PreventioneBook - 2010
Nutrition and Disease Prevention delves into the complex relationship between nutrition and the prevention of disease. From classic deficiency diseases to problems of metabolism and nutrient absorption, and from severe malnutrition to obesity, nutritional status means the difference between health and sickness or even life and death. Today, researchers are defining the relationship between nutrients and the development of diseases in previously unsuspected waysOCoapproaches that may lead to longer, healthier lives for all.
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, c2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (191 p.) : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps