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Food for Life : The New Science of Eating Well, by the #1 bestselling author of SPOON-FED

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From the bestselling author of Spoon-Fed and The Diet Myth, a comprehensive guide to the new science of nutrition, drawing on Tim Spector's cutting-edge research as one of the world's leading experts in food science. - Food for health- Food for your microbes- Food as medicine- Food as mental health- Food for immunity- Food for the planet- Food for lifeFood is our greatest ally for good health, but the question of what to eat has never seemed so complicated.

Tim Spector has pioneered a science-based approach to nutrition, encouraging us to forget misleading notions of calorie counts or nutritional breakdowns.

In Food for Life he draws on over a decade of cutting-edge scientific research, along with his own personal insights, to deliver a new and comprehensive guide to what we should all know about food today.

Taking a wide-angle lens on everything from environmental impact and food fraud to allergies and deceptive labelling, Spector also shows us the many wondrous and surprising properties of everyday foods, which scientists are only just beginning to understand. Empowering, practical, wide-ranging and filled with intriguing insights, Food for Life is nothing less than a new approach to how to eat - for our health and the health of the planet.

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Product Details
1529112524 / 9781529112528
Paperback / softback
United Kingdom
320 pages
129 x 198 mm, 700 grams
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