Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease

Written By Ronald Ross Watson
Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 22 October 2012
  • ISBN : 0123977649
  • Pages : 802 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease written by Ronald Ross Watson which was release on 22 October 2012, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease provides valuable insights for those seeking nutritional treatment options for those suffering from liver and/or related gastrointestinal disease including Crohn’s, allergies, and colitis among others. Information is presented on a variety of foods including herbs, fruits, soy and olive oil. This book serves as a valuable resource for researchers in nutrition, nephrology, and gastroenterology. Addresses the most positive results from dietary interventions using bioactive foods to impact diseases of the liver and gastrointestinal system, including reduction of inflammation, improved function, and nutritional efficiency Presents a wide range of liver and gastrointestinal diseases and provides important information for additional research Associated information can be used to understand other diseases, which share common etiological pathways

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-22
  • Total pages : 802
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease provides valuable insights for those seeking nutritional treatment options for those suffering from liver and/or related gastrointestinal disease including Crohn’s, allergies, and colitis among others. Information is presented on a variety of foods including herbs, fruits, soy and ...

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Liver and Gastrointestinal Disease
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 774
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : "Optimum functioning of the liver in conjunction with the gastrointestinal system is critical for health. They are critical for the digestion and absorption of nutrients and foods to produce growth. Nutrients and non-nutrients are important modulators of the liver function. The symptoms related to liver dysfunction include both physical signs ...

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for the Aging Population

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for the Aging Population
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-22
  • Total pages : 514
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for the Aging Population presents scientific evidence of the impact bioactive foods can have in the prevention and mediation of age related diseases. Written by experts from around the world, this volume provides important information that will not only assist in treatment therapies, but inspire ...

Dietary Interventions in Gastrointestinal Diseases

Dietary Interventions in Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-10
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : Dietary Interventions in Gastrointestinal Diseases: Foods, Nutrients and Dietary Supplements provides valuable insights into the agents that affect metabolism and other health-related conditions in the gastrointestinal system. It provides nutritional treatment options for those suffering from gastrointestinal diseases including Crohn’s Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Ulcerative Colitis and Allergies, among ...

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Cardiovascular Disease

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Cardiovascular Disease
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-22
  • Total pages : 746
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : One major example of the synergy of bioactive foods and extracts is their role as an antioxidant and the related remediation of cardiovascular disease. There is compelling evidence to suggest that oxidative stress is implicated in the physiology of several major cardiovascular diseases including heart failure and increased free radical ...

Chocolate in Health and Nutrition

Chocolate in Health and Nutrition
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy,Sherma Zibadi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-08-04
  • Total pages : 553
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : Chocolate in Health and Nutrition represents the first comprehensive compilation of the newest data on the actions of the flavonoids and microorganisms associated with the beneficial effects of chocolate. This unique text provides practical, data-driven resources based upon the totality of the evidence to help the reader understand the basics, ...

Polyphenols in Human Health and Disease

Polyphenols in Human Health and Disease
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy,Sherma Zibadi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-06
  • Total pages : 470
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : Polyphenols: Mechanisms of Action in Human Health and Disease, Second Edition describes the mechanisms of polyphenol antioxidant activities and their use in disease prevention. Chapters highlight the anti-inflammatory activity of polyphenols on key dendritic cells, how they modulate and suppress inflammation, and how they are inactivated or activated by metabolism ...

Handbook of African Medicinal Plants Second Edition

Handbook of African Medicinal Plants  Second Edition
  • Author : Maurice M. Iwu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-04
  • Total pages : 506
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : With over 50,000 distinct species in sub-Saharan Africa alone, the African continent is endowed with an enormous wealth of plant resources. While more than 25 percent of known species have been used for several centuries in traditional African medicine for the prevention and treatment of diseases, Africa remains a minor player in ...

Carotenoids Structure and Function in the Human Body

Carotenoids  Structure and Function in the Human Body
  • Author : Muhammad Zia-Ul-Haq,Saikat Dewanjee,Muhammad Riaz
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-03-21
  • Total pages : 859
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : Plants produce chemicals as part of their normal metabolic activities. These include primary metabolites found in all plants, such as sugars and fats, as well as secondary metabolites, which can have therapeutic effects in humans and be refined to produce drugs. Plants synthesize a bewildering variety of phytochemicals, but most ...

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Arthritis and Related Inflammatory Diseases

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Arthritis and Related Inflammatory Diseases
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 654
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : Antioxidant flavonoids for arthritis treatment : Human and animal models / S.G. Somasundaram, B. Oommen -- Inflammation in arthritis / N.J. Correa-Matos, S.B. Vaghefi -- Effects of beef on inflammation affecting arthritis / A.E. Galena -- Contribution of bioactive foods and their emerging role in immunomodulation, inflammation, and arthritis / N. ...

Probiotics Prebiotics and Synbiotics

Probiotics  Prebiotics and Synbiotics
  • Author : Parmjit Singh Panesar,Anil Kumar Anal
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2022-01-11
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : In Probiotics, Prebiotics and Synbiotics: Technological Advancements Towards Safety and Industrial Applications, a team of distinguished researchers delivers an insightful exploration of various aspects of functional foods. The book includes information about critical facets of the production of these beneficial compounds, recent technological developments in the field, and their present ...

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals induced Metabolic Disorders and Treatment Strategies

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals induced Metabolic Disorders and Treatment Strategies
  • Author : Muhammad Sajid Hamid Akash,Kanwal Rehman,Muhammad Zaffar Hashmi
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-08-04
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : This volume offers a detailed and comprehensive analysis of Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs), covering their occurrence, exposure to humans and the mechanisms that lead to the parthogenesis of EDCs-induced metabolic disorders. The book is divided into three parts. Part I describes the physiology of the human endocrine system, with special ...

Wild Plants

Wild Plants
  • Author : Mahendra Rai,Shandesh Bhattarai,Chistiane M. Feitosa
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-11-26
  • Total pages : 460
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : This book offers a broad summary of the wild plants and their usage, as well as the growing interest in ethnopharmacology research. The book comprises of important issues such as diversity of wild plants with emphasis on medicinal and food plants, threats to wild plants and traditional ethnobotanical knowledge, their ...

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Diabetes

Bioactive Food as Dietary Interventions for Diabetes
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-22
  • Total pages : 658
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : The role of diet in the prevention, control and treatment of diabetes continues to provide significant opportunity for non-pharmaceutical interventions for many of the over 20 million people who live with this disease. Looking beyond traditional dietary controls may lead to more effective, cost efficient, and flexible options for many patients. ...

Biopolymers for Food Design

Biopolymers for Food Design
  • Author : Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu,Alina Maria Holban
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-03
  • Total pages : 536
  • ISBN : 0123977649
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Summary : Biopolymers for Food Design, Volume 20 in the Handbook of Bioengineering series, describes how biopolymers have made a major impact in the food industry, from food design, to food control and safety. Biopolymers can be used in the development of novel nutritional alternatives, to replace difficult to obtain food products, or ...