Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for the Aging Population presents scientific evidence of the impact bioactive foods can have in the prevention and mediation of age related diseases. Written by experts from around the world, this volume provides important information that will not only assist in treatment therapies, but inspire research and new work related to this area. Focuses on the role of bioactive foods in addressing chronic conditions associated with aging and senescence Important information for developing research on this rapidly growing population representing an increasingly significant financial burden Documents foods that can affect metabolic syndrome and ways the associated information could be used to understand other diseases, which share common etiological pathways.Unhealthy lifestyle factors (unhealthy diet, physical inactivity, and smoking) have fueled a rise in metabolic risk factors (blood ... It is postulated that dietary patterns , which con- sider total diet as opposed to single nutrients/foods, may better inform the ... In this chapter, we will first provide an overview of the health status of adults in LMICs, with a focus on nutrition-related NCDs. ... The prevalence of HIV/AIDS in 2009 varied from 0.1% in East Asia to 5% in sub-Saharan Africa ( SSA).
|Title||:||Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for the Aging Population|
|Author||:||Ronald Ross Watson, Victor R. Preedy|
|Publisher||:||Academic Press - 2012-10-22|