This book presents an exhaustive and up-to-date exposition of nutrition and food requirements during the normal stages of life as well as during cases of various diseases suggested by ICMRIt describes in detail the nutritional requirements for adults infants children adolescents and ageing personsExplains the food requirements of expectant mothers and lactating women Highlights the correct diet in cases of fever obesity anaemia diabetes ulcers food sensitivity and diseases of the gastrointestinal disorders heart liver and kidneys Includes additional chapters on diet in cases of cancer and genetic disorders Sports nutrition is well elaborated in this edition Food is valued not only for its nutritive value but also for its health value All these are discussed in this edition under the chapter Functional Foods and Vegetarian Diets This book also gives recent advances in Food Nutrition and Drug interaction and a special emphasis on nutritional management of AIDS Each topic is explained in a simple and systematic manner supported by relevant illustrations tables and charts With all these features this is an essential text for undergraduate and postgraduate courses on Nutrition and Dietetics This book is a ready reckoner for practising dietitian and a reference book for medical and paramedicals The book would also be extremely useful to the general reading public as an authoritative reference source 454 pp. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: This book presents latest information and exhaustive and up-to-date exposition of nutrition and food requirements during different stages of life cycle and during various disease conditions.
Publisher: New Age International
Publication Date: 2011
Edition: 6th Edition
Book Description New Age International Pvt. Ltd. Book Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact (including dust cover, if applicable). The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include "From the library of" labels or limited small stickers. Book may have a remainder mark or be a price cutter. Bookseller Inventory # A-01-01-07-0286
Book Description New Age International Pvt. Ltd., 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M812243066X