Medeiros, Denis M.

Advanced human nutrition / Denis M. Medeiros, Robert E.C. Wildman. - 2nd ed. - Sudbury, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2012. - xv, 391 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.

Rev. ed. of: Advanced human nutrition / Robert E.C. Wildman, Denis M. Medeiros. 2000.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Foundations of the human body -- Digestion and absorption -- Carbohydrates: energy, fiber and more -- Lipids: fatty acids, triglycerides, phospholipids, and sterols -- Proteins and amino acids: function, quantity, and quality -- Water -- Metabolism, energy balance and body weight -- Nutrition and exercise -- Fat-soluble vitamins -- Water-soluble vitamins -- Major minerals -- Minor minerals.

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Nutrition.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Digestive System Physiological Phenomena.
Energy Metabolism.
Nutritional Requirements.

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