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Author Langley-Evans, S. C.,
Title Nutrition
Nutrition health and disease : a lifespan approach / Simon C. Langley-Evans.
Imprint Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Ames, Iowa : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2015.
Edition Second edition.

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Author Langley-Evans, S. C.,
Subject Nutrition -- Textbooks.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Growth and Development -- physiology.
Nutrition Assessment.
Description 1 online resource
Edition Second edition.
Note Preceded by Nutrition : a lifespan approach / Simon Langley-Evans. 1st ed. 2009.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction to lifespan nutrition -- Before life begins -- Pregnancy -- Fetal nutrition and disease in later life -- Lactation and infant feeding -- Nutrition and childhood -- Nutrition and adolescence -- The adult years -- Nutrition, ageing, and the elderly -- Appendix : An introduction to the nutrients.
Note Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher.
Summary Bringing together key topics in basic science, clinical nutrition, and public health, Nutrition, Health and Disease is an easy-to-read, student-friendly textbook which clearly demonstrates how the bodys demand for nutrients changes throughout life, and thus the variety of ways in which nutrition and diet affect health and disease. The second edition of this successful text includes: Expanded introductory material to ensure a firm grasp of key concepts; New content on vegetarian, vegan, kosher and other alternative diets; Dieting in adults; Gender and nutrition; Macro- and micronutrients; A range of new diagrams to support visual learners; Background on nutritional epidemiology and statistics. Nutrition, Health and Disease: A Lifespan Approach is an ideal resource for the range of material a student or newly-qualified nutrition or dietetics professional needs to know. - Publisher.
ISBN 9781118907146 (pdf)
1118907140 (pdf)
9781118907153 (epub)
1118907159 (epub)
9781118907092 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
Publisher # EB00659293 Recorded Books
OCLC # 904012320
Additional Format Print version: Langley-Evans, S.C. Nutrition health and disease. Second edition. Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Ames, Iowa : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, 2015 9781118907092 (DLC) 2015006387

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