Clinical Guide to Popular Diets 1st Edition

Clinical Guide to Popular Diets 1st Edition

It is no secret that the United States is facing an obesity epidemic with the obesity rates continuing to rise year after year. According to the Center for Disease Control, one third of Americans are now obese. It is no longer sufficient to simply point out the health risks of obesity to our patients as the reason to lose weight. Patients are seeking guidance in terms of what specific diet […]

Nutritional Antioxidant Therapies: Treatments and Perspectives 1st ed. 2017 Edition

Nutritional Antioxidant Therapies: Treatments and Perspectives 1st ed. 2017 Edition

This book offers a collection of expert reviews on the use of plant-based antioxidant therapies in disease prevention and treatment. Topics discussed include the uses of plant and nutritional antioxidants in the contexts of reproductive health and prenatal development, healthcare and aging, noncommunicable chronic diseases, and environmental pollution. The text is complemented by a wealth of color figures and summary tables. About the Author Dr. Kaïs H. Al-Gubory is a senior scientist […]

An Evidence-based Approach to Phytochemicals and Other Dietary Factors 2nd edition Edition

Now in a completely updated second edition, An Evidence-based Approach to Dietary Phytochemicals and Other Dietary Factors is a trusted resource for all health professionals who need to interpret the explosion of information on the role of a plant-based diet in health and disease. It consolidates a wealth of scientifically accurate, peer-reviewed data on plant foods, dietary phytochemicals, and dietary supplements, and includes information on essential intake recommendations, dietary sources, nutrient and […]

Diet, Nutrients, and Bone Health 1st Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=1439819556] Presenting recent advancements in research findings and the resulting new schools of thought on the physiology of human bone, this comprehensive reference examines information on dietary pattern and specific nutrients in bone health. Written by experts in the areas of nutrition, bone function, and medicine, chapters include research on a variety of bone-related topics including effects of vitamins, nutrients, and antioxidants; dietary requirements; physical exercise; bone hormones; […]

Nutrition in Clinical Practice Third Edition

[amazon template=iframe image2&asin=1451186649] In nearly every level of treatment and counseling, care providers must take into account the effects of their patients’ diets. Nutrition in Clinical Practice is written to guide health professionals in providing well-informed, compassionate, and effective dietary and weight-management counseling. This fully updated 3rd edition is edited by a leading authority in nutrition and preventive medicine. Practical and evidence-based, chapters address the effects of diet on health and a […]

Master Your Diabetes: A Comprehensive, Integrative Approach for Both Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

[amazon template=image&asin=1603587373] The evidence is clear: We are in the midst of a worldwide diabetes epidemic. In the United States alone, one in three Americans is either diabetic (29 million patients) or prediabetic (87 million patients), costing an annual $242 billion in medical treatments. In Master Your Diabetes, naturopathic physician and diabetes expert Dr. Mona Morstein shows how people with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes can gain and maintain […]

Nutrition and Kidney Disease: A New Era (Contributions to Nephrology, Vol. 155) 1st Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=380558203X] It is well-known that the daily diet plays an important role in the preservation and integrity of renal function in patients with chronic kidney disease. However, there currently exists some confusion as to the right diet because of the MDRD (Modification of Diet in Renal Disease) study, which has shown that a low-protein diet does not have a major effect on the course of renal dysfunction. To resolve […]

Eating Disorders and Obesity, Third Edition: A Comprehensive Handbook 3rd Edition

[amazon template=image&asin=1462529062]Acclaimed for its encyclopedic coverage, this is the only handbook that synthesizes current knowledge and clinical practices in the fields of both eating disorders and obesity. Like the prior editions, the significantly revised third edition features more than 100 concise, focused chapters with lists of key readings in place of extended references. All aspects of eating disorders and obesity are addressed by foremost clinical researchers: classification, causes, consequences, risk […]

L-Arginine in Clinical Nutrition (Nutrition and Health) 1st ed

[amazon template=image&asin=3319260073] This text presents the application of current nutritional knowledge by physicians and dietitians and incorporates emerging fields of science and important discoveries.  It contains seven major sections. Section 1: Basic Processes at the Cellular Levels, Section 2: Arginine Metabolism and Functions, Section 3: Arginine Status in Cells Related to Organ Damage and Disease, Section 4: Arginine Status and Use in Healthy Individuals, Section 5: Arginine and Diseases of the Gastrointestinal […]

L-Arginine in Clinical Nutrition (Nutrition and Health) 1st ed.

[amazon template=image&asin=3319260073] This text presents the application of current nutritional knowledge by physicians and dietitians and incorporates emerging fields of science and important discoveries.  It contains seven major sections. Section 1: Basic Processes at the Cellular Levels, Section 2: Arginine Metabolism and Functions, Section 3: Arginine Status in Cells Related to Organ Damage and Disease, Section 4: Arginine Status and Use in Healthy Individuals, Section 5: Arginine and Diseases of the Gastrointestinal […]