Discovering nutrition 6th edition is a revised and updated edition of a popular book on nutrition. It is an introductory level book and targets college and high school students. Readers who take the nutrition subject as new subject should also read this book. As the name indicates the book opens vistas of nutritional concepts.
Discovering Nutrition 6th Edition Review
As said above that discovering nutrition explain basic nutrition concepts. This book also has close resemblance with Nutrition concepts and controversies.
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Both of these books contain answers to some commonly held belief about nutrition. Many myths relating to diet and food are solved in discovering nutrition. Another important feature of discovering nutrition is the updated information. It contains latest nutritional guidelines and MyPlate approach. Similarly references have been made from updated resources.
Discovering nutrition 6th edition comprises of 15 chapters. Introductory books mostly contain traditional topics. There is a special emphasis on weight management. Book also contains relationship of nutrition with food sciences. Food safety is crucial to the safe and wholesome food. Better nutrition depends on sound food and hence food technology comes into play.
Nutritional disorders are addressed from a global perspective. Malnutrition has also emerged as a major threat to humanity. Last chapter of discovering nutrition has detailed theory about malnutrition. So, discovering nutrition is a great book in nutritional field. It has study question included in the book. Student engagement is ensured and key concepts are also highlighted. Furthermore, the practical approach of the book urges the students to practice what they have learned.
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