Logo

Diet, Nutrition and the Prevention of Chronic Diseases

Large book cover: Diet, Nutrition and the Prevention of Chronic Diseases

Diet, Nutrition and the Prevention of Chronic Diseases

Publisher: World Health Organization
ISBN/ASIN: 924120916X
ISBN-13: 9789241209168
Number of pages: 160

Description:
This report examines the science base of the relationship between diet and physical activity patterns and the major nutrition-related chronic diseases. Recommendations are made to help prevent death and disability from major nutrition-related chronic diseases.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(720KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Nutrition and Celiac DiseaseNutrition and Celiac Disease
by - MDPI AG
Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder occurring in genetically predisposed individuals, and triggered by the ingestion of dietary gluten. This volume is a summary of contemporary issues on the management of CD and other gluten-related disorders.
(5526 views)
Book cover: Human NutritionHuman Nutrition
by - University of Hawai'i at Manoa
This textbook serves as an introduction to nutrition for undergraduate students. The book covers basic concepts in human nutrition, key information about essential nutrients, basic nutritional assessment, and nutrition across the lifespan.
(6458 views)
Book cover: Pesticides in the Diets of Infants and ChildrenPesticides in the Diets of Infants and Children
- National Academies Press
Many of the pesticides applied to food crops are present in foods and pose risks to human health. This book explores whether the present regulatory approaches adequately protect infants and children, who may differ from adults in susceptibility ...
(6718 views)
Book cover: Science in the KitchenScience in the Kitchen
by - Modern Medicine Publishing Co.
This book is a scientific treatise on food substances and their dietetic properties, together with a practical explanation of the principles of healthful cookery, and a large number of original, palatable, and wholesome recipes.
(10233 views)