Nutrition and Well-Being A to Z
Publisher: faqs.org 2009
Comprehensive encyclopedia that will be of use to students researching health and food-science topics. The set examines a variety of subjects such as "Antioxidants," "Appetite," "Fats," "Malnutrition," "Soy," and "Organic Foods." Related topics include diseases that are associated with nutrition, such as osteoporosis and rickets, and health organizations.
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