Healthy Foods

Healthy Foods

Fact Versus Fiction

eBook - 2010
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This book presents research findings about 50 foods that are commonly touted as healthy and educates readers about the medical problems they purportedly alleviate or help prevent.

* Includes 50 topics covering the most popular health foods, such as blueberries, buckwheat, and capers

* Comprises the exhaustive research of a physician and an acclaimed independent scholar and writer

* 50 photographs are provided to illustrate each type of food

* A glossary containing hundreds of entries explains common terms such as "protein" and "antioxidant" as well as medical terminology like "gastric dysrhythmia"

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood Press, c2010
ISBN: 9780313380976
Characteristics: 1 online resource (viii, 310 pages) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Goldstein, Mark A. (Mark Allan), 1947-


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This book is always available in the PlaneTree Health Information Center @ Cupertino Library. - BB 100 G 2010


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