Advanced Nutrition

Advanced Nutrition

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

Expanded and updated, the new edition of Advanced Nutrition: Macronutrients, Micronutrients, and Metabolism continues in the tradition of its predecessor, serving as an essential textbook for advanced undergraduate and first-year graduate students studying human nutrition. The book incorporates fundamental concepts in nutrition sciencea€”while also acknowledging the contributions made by other sciences such as biochemistry, genetics, and physiologya€”in order to help us understand why specific nutrients are required. It provides comprehensive coverage of both macro and micronutrients, emphasizing each nutrienta€™s description, absorption, use, and excretion. Highlights of the Second Edition include Chapters addressing exercise, obesity, starvation, and trauma Updates with respect to nutrigenomics and nutrient-gene interactions within specific topics Expansion of the aging effects with regard to life cycle and nutrient-specific chapters Nutrition requirement comparisons among different species and animal models for human diseases The chemistry and physiology of each essential nutrient and its integration in the body Chapter summaries, case studies, problem-solving activities, and critical thinking questions Web addresses and expansion and updating of the reference lists at the end of each chapter Ancillary material designed to enhance the teaching experience is provided for instructors on PowerPointAr slides.In the latter, the procedure is called the Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. ... Gastric banding is another surgical strategy that can result in moderate weight loss.92a€“ 94 This procedure is less invasive than the gastric bypass ... Calculate your BMI ( remember to convert your weight and height to kilograms and meters, respectively). 2.

Title:Advanced Nutrition
Author:Carolyn D. Berdanier, Lynnette A. Berdanier
Publisher:CRC Press - 2015-04-10


You Must CONTINUE and create a free account to access unlimited downloads & streaming