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Role of nutrition in health and disease

W. E. Cornatzer

Role of nutrition in health and disease

by W. E. Cornatzer

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nutrition disorders.,
  • Nutrition.,
  • Nutrition.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W.E. Cornatzer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC620 .C67 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 423 p. ;
    Number of Pages423
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2186666M
    ISBN 100398055815
    LC Control Number89004734

    Context - As a result of changes in the way we eat and live, some chronic diseases are increasingly affecting both developed and developing countries. Indeed, diet-related chronic diseases - such as obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer, dental disease, and osteoporosis - are the most common cause of death in the world and present a great burden for society. Nutrient deficiencies. Although the so-called diseases of civilization—for example, heart disease, stroke, cancer, and diabetes—will be the focus of this article, the most significant nutrition-related disease is chronic undernutrition, which plagues more than million people worldwide. Undernutrition is a condition in which there is insufficient food to meet energy needs; its main.

    Diet, nutrition and chronic diseases in context Introduction Although this report has taken a disease approach for convenience, the factors) play a role in the development of chronic disease. The effects of man-made and natural environments (and the interaction between the.   Diet plays a major role in heart health and can impact your risk of heart disease. In fact, certain foods can influence blood pressure, triglycerides, cholesterol levels and inflammation, all of.

    The role of diet and nutrition in the etiology and prevention of oral diseases Paula J. Moynihan1 Introduction Oral health is related to diet in many ways; for example, nu-trition influences craniofacial development and oral mucosal and dental diseases including dental caries, enamel defects and periodontal disease.   3 INTRODUCTION Nutrition may be defined as the science of food and its relationship to health. It is concerned primarily with the part played by nutrients in body growth, development and maintenance. The word nutrient or “food factor” is used for specific dietary constituents such as proteins, vitamins and minerals.


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