Nutrition: A Very Short Introduction - Very Short Introductions (Paperback)
  • Nutrition: A Very Short Introduction - Very Short Introductions (Paperback)
zoom

Nutrition: A Very Short Introduction - Very Short Introductions (Paperback)

(author)
£8.99
Paperback 128 Pages / Published: 26/06/2014
  • In stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
Nutrition is a topic of wide interest and importance. In spite of growing understanding of the underlying biochemistry, and health campaigns such as 'five-a-day', increasing obesity and reported food allergies and eating disorders, as well as the widely advertised 'supposed' benefits of food supplements mean that a clear explanation of the basic principles of a healthy diet are vital. In this Very Short Introduction, David Bender explains the basic elements of food, the balance between energy intake and exercise, the problems of over- and under-nutrition, and raises the question of safety of nutritional supplements. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable.

Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199681921
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 122 g
Dimensions: 174 x 113 x 8 mm

You may also be interested in...

Overcoming Anxiety, 2nd Edition
Added to basket
No Time to Lose
Added to basket
£21.00
Hardback
The Medical Detective
Added to basket
Advanced Sports Nutrition
Added to basket
The Viral Storm
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
NHS for Sale
Added to basket
£10.95
Paperback
Spillover
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Medical Statistics Made Easy
Added to basket
Biochemical Imbalances in Disease
Added to basket
Schizophrenia: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Practical Health Promotion
Added to basket
Sandwich manufacturing
Added to basket
Essential Medical Statistics
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.