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Nutrition Through the Life Cycle, 4th Edition

Nutrition Through the Life Cycle, 4th Edition
Author: Judith E. Brown - Janet Isaacs - Bea Krinke - Elle
ISBN 13: 9780538733410
ISBN 10: 538733411
Edition: 4
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
Publication Date: 2010-06-09
Format: Paperback
Pages: 516
List Price: $286.95

This book covers nutrition science at every stage of the human life cycle, beginning with preconceptional nutrition. For each life cycle phase, one chapter discusses normal nutrition, and another addresses clinical nutrition. Case studies illustrate the application of theoretical concepts. Appendixes include growth charts, BMI charts for adults, and information concerning nutrition intakes of adults aged 70 and older. The authors are nutritionists, epidemiologists, and pediatricians. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)