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Title Advanced human nutrition / Robert E.C. Wildman, Denis M. Medeiros.
Imprint Boca Raton : CRC Press, c2000.


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Description xviii, 585 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Series CRC series in modern nutrition.
Modern nutrition (Boca Raton, Fla.)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Nutrition.
Energy Metabolism.
Energy metabolism.
Contents Foundations of the human body -- Food and the human body -- Human digestion and absorption -- Carbohydrates -- Lipids -- Protein -- Water -- Vitamins -- Major minerals -- Minor minerals -- Energy metabolism -- Body composition and obesity -- Nutrition and activity -- Nutrition supplements and nutraceuticals -- Nutrition and human reproduction -- Cardiovascular disease and nutrition -- Cancer and nutrition -- Diabetes and nutrition -- Osteoporosis and nutrition -- Nutrition research: past, present, and future -- Nutrition in the 21st century -- Appendices: Common food additives -- Growth charts -- Sweetening agents, sugar substitutes -- Normal clinical values for blood -- Some common medicinal plants.
Other Author Medeiros, Denis M.