The Mediterranean Diet: An Evidence-Based Approach

July 16, 2020|
The Mediterranean Diet: An Evidence-Based Approach

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The Mediterranean Diet: An Evidence-Based Approach, Second Edition provides authoritative material on the many facets surrounding the complex interrelationships between diet, nutrition, health and well-being. The book discusses historical, cultural and scientific foundations, with chapters delving into nutritional adequacy, agricultural practices, food culture, mortality, quality of life, children and adolescents, behavior, cardiovascular diseases, diet quality, nutritional knowledge, nuts, minerals, olive oil, hydroxytyrosol, water, antioxidant nutritional status, ketogenics, adiposity, metabolic syndrome, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular risk, nutrigenetics, epigenetics, the link between epigenetics and pregnancy, gene polymorphisms bone health, insulin signaling inflammatory gene expression, and more.

  • Provides supportive evidence to embrace a holistic approach in understanding the Mediterranean diet, from the cell to the well-being of geographical populations
  • Addresses concepts, overviews, components of the diet, and medical, health and nutritional aspects
  • Contains coverage of emerging fields of diet science and important discoveries relating to diet and nutrition
Title:The Mediterranean Diet: An Evidence-Based Approach
Format:Kobo ebook
Published:July 16, 2020
Publisher:Elsevier Science
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780128195789

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