Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention

Written By Victor R. Preedy
Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 31 March 2011
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
  • Pages : 1226 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention written by Victor R. Preedy which was release on 31 March 2011, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The use of nuts and seeds to improve human nutritional status has proven successful for a variety of conditions including in the treatment of high cholesterol, reduced risk of Type-2 Diabetes, and weight control. Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention is a complete guide to the health benefits of nuts and seeds. This book is the only single-source scientific reference to explore the specific factors that contribute to these potential health benefits, as well as discussing how to maximize those potential benefits. Organized by seed-type with detailed information on the specific health benefits of each to provide an easy-access reference for identifying treatment options Insights into health benefits will assist in development of symptom-specific functional foods Includes photographs for visual identification and confirmation Indexed alphabetically by nut/seed with a second index by condition or disease

Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention

Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Victor R. Preedy,Ronald Ross Watson,Vinood B. Patel
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2011-03-31
  • Total pages : 1226
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : The use of nuts and seeds to improve human nutritional status has proven successful for a variety of conditions including in the treatment of high cholesterol, reduced risk of Type-2 Diabetes, and weight control. Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention is a complete guide to the health benefits ...

Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention

Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Victor R. Preedy,Ronald Ross Watson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-04
  • Total pages : 638
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Nuts and Seeds in Health and Disease Prevention, Second Edition investigates the benefits of nuts and seeds in health and disease prevention using an organizational style that will provide easy-access to information that supports identifying treatment options and the development of symptom-specific functional foods. This book examines seeds and nuts ...

Vegetarian and Plant Based Diets in Health and Disease Prevention

Vegetarian and Plant Based Diets in Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : François Mariotti
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-05-23
  • Total pages : 922
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Vegetarian and Plant-Based Diets in Health and Disease Prevention examines the science of vegetarian and plant-based diets and their nutritional impact on human health. This book assembles the science related to vegetarian and plant-based diets in a comprehensive, balanced, single reference that discusses both the overall benefits of plant-based diets ...

Etiology and Integrated Management of Economically Important Fungal Diseases of Ornamental Palms

Etiology and Integrated Management of Economically Important Fungal Diseases of Ornamental Palms
  • Author : Imran Ul Haq,Siddra Ijaz
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-11-10
  • Total pages : 287
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Palms are monocots, Angiosperms, belonging to the family Palmae (Arecaceae), perennials having woody stems. Palmae (Arecaceae) family comprised of about six subfamilies, 200 genera and 2,700 species that are distributed all over the tropical, subtropical and Mediterranean landscape. Palms are diverse (ecologically and morphologically) group of plants. Ornamental palms are important component ...

Food as Medicine

Food as Medicine
  • Author : Maurice M. Iwu
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-11-25
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : This comprehensive book documents African plants used for functional and medicinal foods. It contains more than 60 detailed monographs of African foods, describing foods with various characteristics such as prebiotic, probiotic, satiety, immune modulation, stress-reduction, sports performance, mental acuity, sleep-supporting, metabolic syndrome, antioxidant, and unsaturated fats. Plant description, botanical names and ...

Cooking for Health and Disease Prevention

Cooking for Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Nicole M. Farmer,Andres V. Ardisson Korat
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2022-08-08
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Poor diet and substandard nutrition are underlying causes of many diseases including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, and cancer. Collectively, these ailments are the leading causes of premature death, most of which are preventable. Cooking for Health and Disease Prevention: From the Kitchen to the Clinic helps demonstrate cooking as a fundamental ...

The 10 Biggest Diet Myths that Ruin Your Health

The 10 Biggest Diet Myths that Ruin Your Health
  • Author : Warren Peary
  • Publisher : Amer Inst for Abundant Living
  • Release Date : 2002-05
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Summarizes the body of medical research on diet, health, and disease prevention. Sorts through all the contradictory dietary claims to show what research supports as being true and what are false claims being spouted in popular diet books. Shows what research proves is the kind of dietary pattern essential for ...

Adaptogens in Medical Herbalism

Adaptogens in Medical Herbalism
  • Author : Donald R. Yance
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-09-20
  • Total pages : 672
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : A scientifically based herbal and nutritional program to master stress, improve energy, prevent degenerative disease, and age gracefully • Explains how adaptogenic herbs work at the cellular level to enhance energy production and subdue the pro-inflammatory state behind degenerative disease • Explores the author’s custom adaptogenic blends for the immune system, ...

Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods in Human Health and Disease Prevention

Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods in Human Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Debasis Bagchi,Harry G. Preuss,Anand Swaroop
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-15
  • Total pages : 700
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Functional foods and nutraceuticals, dietary supplements, and natural antioxidants have established their potential roles in the protection of human health against disease. Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods in Human Health and Disease Prevention examines the benefits, efficacy, and success of properly designed nutraceuticals and functional foods in human health and their ...

Beer in Health and Disease Prevention

Beer in Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Victor R. Preedy
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2011-04-28
  • Total pages : 1248
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Beer in Health and Disease Prevention is the single comprehensive volume needed to understand beer and beer-related science. Presenting both the concerns and problems of beer consumption as well as the emerging evidence of benefit, this book offers a balanced view of today's findings and the potential of tomorrow's research. ...

Olives and Olive Oil in Health and Disease Prevention

Olives and Olive Oil in Health and Disease Prevention
  • Author : Victor R. Preedy,Ronald Ross Watson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2010-03-23
  • Total pages : 1520
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Long used in sacred ceremonies and associated with good health, the nutritional and health promoting benefits of olives and olive oils have been proven by an ever-increasing body of science. From cardiovascular benefits to anti-microbial, anti-cancer, antioxidant activity and effects on macrophages and aptoptosis to cellular and pathophysiollogical process, olives ...

Tree Nuts

Tree Nuts
  • Author : Cesarettin Alasalvar,Fereidoon Shahidi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2008-12-17
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Traditionally perceived as a high-fat, high-calorie food best avoided or consumed only in moderation, tree nuts have come into their own. Recent epidemiological and clinical studies provide evidence that frequent nut consumption is associated with favorable plasma lipid profiles, reduced risk of coronary heart disease, certain types of cancer, stroke, ...

Vegetable Fats and Oils

Vegetable Fats and Oils
  • Author : Sabine Krist
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-05-15
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : This encyclopedia scientifically describes 121 vegetable oils and fats. In addition to conventional oils, the book also covers lesser-known oils such as Amaranth, Chia, prickly pear, and quinoa. Author pays particular attention to root plants, extraction, and the ingredients included in information nutritionally relevant to fatty acid patterns. Applications in pharmacology, ...

Non Timber Forest Products

Non Timber Forest Products
  • Author : Azamal Husen,Rakesh Kumar Bachheti,Archana Bachheti
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-30
  • Total pages : 473
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : Forests cover thirty-one percent of the world’s land surface, provide habitats for animals, livelihoods for humans, and generate household income in rural areas of developing countries. They also supply other essential amenities, for instance, they filter water, control water runoff, protect soil erosion, regulate climate, store nutrients, and facilitate ...

The Vegan Diet as Chronic Disease Prevention

The Vegan Diet as Chronic Disease Prevention
  • Author : Kerrie Saunders
  • Publisher : Lantern Books
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 243
  • ISBN : 9780123756893
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Summary : The United States is one of the sickest nations on the planet. Most Americans accept degenerative chronic diseases such as obesity, diabetes, atherosclerosis, heart disease, osteoporosis and cancer as part of the normal aging process. Find out how a diet based on the New Food Four Groups can help prevent ...