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Nutrition Almanac

Nutrition Almanac
Author: John Kirschmann - Inc. Nutrition Search
ISBN 13: 9780071436588
ISBN 10: 0071436588
Edition: 6
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication Date: 2007-01-11
Format: Paperback
Pages: 384
List Price: $21.95

Take charge of your well-being, improve your health, feel younger, and live longer

The Nutrition Almanac offers you reliable information based on the latest scientific discoveries as well as an expanded section on essential vitamins and minerals and their amazing benefits. All the nutritional information you need is here, so enhancing and maintaining good health is easy!

Eat better. Live longer.

  • Learn how what you eat can affect more than 100 common ailments
  • Discover rich sources of vitamins and minerals in foods at your supermarket
  • Understand the difference between good fats and bad fats
  • Get practical information on the benefits of antioxidants and phytonutrients in food
  • Find out which food ingredients and additives to avoid

John D. Kirschmann has helped millions of people live longer, healthier lives through proper nutrition.


New edition of a work first copyrighted in 1973 and published by McGraw for the last two incarnations (1979 and 1984). The author is identified with something called Nutrition Search, Inc., but qualifications are otherwise unstated. The guide comprises general information on nutrition and health; information on vitamins and minerals (with charts summarizing forms, sources, and explanations); and recommendations of nutrients that may be beneficial in treatment of various disorders. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)