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Author Frank, Gail C.

Title Community nutrition : applying epidemiology to contemporary practice / Gail C. Frank
Edition Second edition
Published Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, [2008]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  614.5 Fra/Cna 2008  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  614.5 Fra/Cna 2008  AVAILABLE
Description xxi, 936 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents Epidemiology: the foundation of community nutrition -- Nutrition in the United States -- The community nutrition professional -- Working with special groups in a complex environment -- Nutrition policy, health care reform, and population-based change -- Food-borne illness -- Healthy eating in early life: infants and preschoolers -- Nutrition for school-age children -- Adults and their nutritional needs -- Older adults -- Coronary heart disease -- Cancer -- Diabetes mellitus -- Hypertension -- Obesity -- Debilitating diseases: osteoporosis, alcoholism, arthritis, and renal disease -- Preventing single and cluster diseases
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nutritionally induced diseases -- Epidemiology.
Community Health Services.
Nutrition Assessment.
Nutrition Disorders.
Nutrition Policy.
United States.
LC no. 2006034285
ISBN 9780763730628 (alk. paper)
0763730629 (alk. paper)