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The Resource The handy nutrition answer book, Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E. Svarney

The handy nutrition answer book, Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E. Svarney

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The handy nutrition answer book
Title
The handy nutrition answer book
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E. Svarney
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Your fitness, health, and well-being depend on food and proper nutrition. Yet, knowing what is in the foods we eat, understanding the differences between good and bad fat, learning which foods are good sources of vitamins, keeping up on the latest scientific discoveries, or discerning the effectiveness of different diets can be challenging. To help answer these questions there's The Handy Nutrition Answer Book. Additionally, the book scrutinizes the pros, cons, and effectiveness of the biggest, most popular, and trendiest diets on the market today. This handy reference examines, explains, and traces the basics of nutrition, the value of vitamins, minerals, fats, proteins, the science behind food-processing and the modern food industry. It traces nutrition{u2014}and nutritional misconceptions{u2014}throughout history. It explains how to read food labels and what to watch for in food additives
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DLC
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Barnes-Svarney, Patricia L
Dewey number
363.8
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX355
LC item number
.B365 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Svarney, Thomas E
Series statement
The handy answer series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Nutrition
Label
The handy nutrition answer book, Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E. Svarney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 374 pages
Isbn
9781578594849
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014033781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky264557058
  • (OCoLC)884816348
  • 890433
Label
The handy nutrition answer book, Patricia Barnes-Svarney and Thomas E. Svarney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 374 pages
Isbn
9781578594849
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014033781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • sky264557058
  • (OCoLC)884816348
  • 890433

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