Human Nutrition: Science for Healthy Living Updated with 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans
Publication Date 2 May 2016
OverviewHuman Nutrition: Science for Healthy Living is an interesting engaging reliable and evidence-based introductory textbook with a wide variety of features to promote active learning. A clinical emphasis appeals to all but is of particular relevance to those studying nutrition dietetics or health science professions including nursing. Real-life and clinical examples statistics and evidence from professional sources address current and controversial topics and support the key concepts of the science of nutrition. Human Nutrition provides the framework for students to not just memorize facts but to truly learn and apply the science of nutrition. The knowledge gained can be applied not only to a future profession but just as importantly to everyday life. Our hope is that readers share the practical advice and key concepts learned in the textbook with family and friends to promote optimal health and wellness.