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Robertson Library RA784.Z68 2009 37348007123839 STACKS Available -
Subject: Nutrition.
Nutrition > Requirements.
Nutrition > Genetic aspects.
Nutrition policy.

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  • ISBN: 9780313349850 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0313349851 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 237 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood Press/ABC-CLIO, c2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: A brief history of nutrition and the future of nutrigenomics -- Basics and principles of nutrition and its practitioners -- Nutrition guidelines and the government's role -- Food irradiation : past its shelf life? -- Genetically modified food : are we playing God? -- Vitamins and supplements : a love-hate relationship -- Vegetarians : you are what you eat -- Organic food : better or just more expensive? -- From the field to the table : how safe is our food? -- Bans on fast food and junk food : who wins, who loses?

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