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Why Calories Count - a book by Nestle, Marion

Why Calories Count

From Science to Politics

Why Calories Count( )
Author: Nestle, Marion
Nesheim, Malden
Series title:California Studies in Food and Culture Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

Calories--too few or too many--are the source of health problems affecting billions of people in today’s globalized world. Although calories are essential to human health and survival, they cannot be seen, smelled, or tasted. They are also hard to understand. In Why Calories Count, Marion Nestle and Malden Nesheim explain in clear and accessible language what calories are and how they work, both biologically and politically. As they take readers through the issues...
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Detailed Subjects: Health & Fitness / Diet & Nutrition / Food Content Guides
Medical / Nutrition
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.75 Inches
Book Weight:0.14 Pounds

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