Understanding Nutrition

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Authors : Eleanor Noss Whitney; Sharon Rady Rolfes, MS, RDN

9781285874340

928 Pages  Hardcover 

14th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2013, 2011, 2011

©2016, Published

$150.00

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More than one million readers make UNDERSTANDING NUTRITION the best-selling introductory nutrition text on the market today! Now in its 14th Edition, this book maintains the quality and support that discerning instructors demand for nutrition majors while providing the strong science and nutrition b... more

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Complete and Relevant: The early chapters introduce the nutrients and their work in the body, and the later chapters apply that information to people's lives.

Highlights: Every chapter is followed by a highlight that provides readers with an in-depth look at a current, and often controversial, topi... more

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