Updated with the latest available research and the new 2020-2025 Dietary GuidelinesYou are what you eat: no, really-it's a scientific fact!
Good nutrition is your meal-ticket to staying sleek, healthy, and strong-both physically and mentally.
Nutrition For Dummies,?7th Edition is a one-size-fits-all guide to nutrition that shows you how to maintain a healthy weight, promote health, and prevent chronic disease.
This book gives you the know-how to put together a shopping list, prepare healthy foods, and easily cut calories. Veteran author and nutrition columnist Carol Ann Rinzler serves up a full course in making your diet nutritionally sound.
Along the way, she dips into the science of how to eat at different stages of life-including new guidance for pregnant women, infants, and toddlers-the latest in peanut allergies, the effects of cholesterol on the brain, and the cutting-edge thinking on obesity. Take control of your dietDiscover the truth about sugarGet the science on obesity and dementiaTake a new look at eating disordersNo matter which way you slice it, you have to eat-so why not learn how to do it well and enjoy life even more in the process!