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The Resource Encyclopedia of diet fads : understanding science and society, Marjolijn Bijlefeld and Sharon K. Zoumbaris

Encyclopedia of diet fads : understanding science and society, Marjolijn Bijlefeld and Sharon K. Zoumbaris

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Encyclopedia of diet fads : understanding science and society
Title
Encyclopedia of diet fads
Title remainder
understanding science and society
Statement of responsibility
Marjolijn Bijlefeld and Sharon K. Zoumbaris
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Summary
This A-to-Z reference describes many of the health fads and fashions of the past as well as current trends in weight loss to help people understand the principles of weight loss and the benefits of healthy choices. The authors help to identity effective means of losing weight and maintaining a healthy lifestyle, placing particular emphasis on weight-loss programs aimed at young people who struggle most with obesity, eating disorders, and body image. The book explores what works, what is potentially dangerous, and what scientists are discovering about nutrition, while also offering sustainable advice for keeping fit
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DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • encyclopedias
Label
Encyclopedia of diet fads : understanding science and society, Marjolijn Bijlefeld and Sharon K. Zoumbaris
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acai berry diet -- Aerobic activitiy -- Amphetamines -- Anaerobic activity -- Anemia -- Anorexia Nervosa -- Antioxidants -- Appetite suppressants by prescription -- Artificial sweeteners -- Atkins, Robert C. -- Atkins nutritional approach -- Baby food diet -- Banana diet -- Barnard, Neal -- Belviq -- Beverly Hills diet -- Biggest Loser, the -- Body for Life -- Body mass index -- Bulimia Nervosa -- Cabbage soup diet -- Caffeine -- Calcium -- Calorad -- Calories -- Carbohydrate addict's diet -- Carbohydrates --Celebrity doctors -- Celebrity endorsements -- Celiac disease -- Childhood obesity -- Cholesterol (blood types) -- Cholesterol (dietary) -- Christian diets -- Coconut diet -- D'Adamo, Peter J. -- DASH diet -- Dehydration -- Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) -- Dexatrim -- Diabetes -- Dietary fat -- Dietary guidelines for Americans -- Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) -- Dimethylamylamine HCI (DMAA) -- Dukan diet -- Eat right 4 your type -- Eating disorders -- Eicosanoids -- Ephedra/Ephedrine -- Excercise -- Fat -- Fat blockers -- Feingold diet -- Fen-Phen -- Five a day -- 5-factor fitness -- Food and Drug Administration (FDA) -- Food guide pyramid -- Food Safety Modernization Act -- French women don't get fat -- Gluten-free -- Glycemic index -- Ghrelin -- Graham, Sylvester -- Grapefruit diet -- Healthy eating plate -- Healthy People 2000 -- Herbal diet teas -- Herbalife -- High-protein diets -- Hudson, Jennifer -- Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) -- Insulin -- Internet dating -- Jenny Craig -- Ketones/ketosis -- Let's move -- Life choice diet -- Liposuction -- Liquid protein diets -- Macrobiotics -- Malnutrition -- Master cleanse diet -- McDougall program -- Meridia -- Metabolife -- MyPlate -- National Weight Control Registry -- Nutrisystem -- Nutritional facts label -- Obama, Michelle -- Obesity -- Obesity surgery -- Ohsawa, George -- Omish, Dean -- Osteoporosis -- Overeater's Anonymous -- Overnight diet -- P90X -- Paleo diet -- Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) -- Phytochemicals -- Prediabetes -- President's Council on Physical Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition -- Pritikin program for diet and excercise -- Protein power -- Qsymia -- Raw foods -- Registered Dietitian (RD) -- Relaxacisor -- Resting metabolic rate -- Rotation diet -- Scarsdale diet -- Sears, Barry -- Shamblin, Gwen -- Simmons, Richard -- Slim chance awards -- Slim-fast -- Somers, Suzanne -- South Beach diet -- Starch blockers -- Stevia -- Subway diet -- Sugar busters! -- Supersize -- Target heart rate -- Tarnower, Herman -- Television -- T-factor diet -- TOPS, Take off pounds sensibly -- Trans fatty acids -- Vegetarian diet -- Vitamins -- Walking -- Weigh down diet -- Weight Watchers -- Wheat belly diet -- Xenical -- Yo-yo dieting -- The Zone
Control code
sky2ocm60377919
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvii, 296 pages
Isbn
9781610697590
Lccn
2014024609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Encyclopedia of diet fads : understanding science and society, Marjolijn Bijlefeld and Sharon K. Zoumbaris
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acai berry diet -- Aerobic activitiy -- Amphetamines -- Anaerobic activity -- Anemia -- Anorexia Nervosa -- Antioxidants -- Appetite suppressants by prescription -- Artificial sweeteners -- Atkins, Robert C. -- Atkins nutritional approach -- Baby food diet -- Banana diet -- Barnard, Neal -- Belviq -- Beverly Hills diet -- Biggest Loser, the -- Body for Life -- Body mass index -- Bulimia Nervosa -- Cabbage soup diet -- Caffeine -- Calcium -- Calorad -- Calories -- Carbohydrate addict's diet -- Carbohydrates --Celebrity doctors -- Celebrity endorsements -- Celiac disease -- Childhood obesity -- Cholesterol (blood types) -- Cholesterol (dietary) -- Christian diets -- Coconut diet -- D'Adamo, Peter J. -- DASH diet -- Dehydration -- Dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) -- Dexatrim -- Diabetes -- Dietary fat -- Dietary guidelines for Americans -- Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) -- Dimethylamylamine HCI (DMAA) -- Dukan diet -- Eat right 4 your type -- Eating disorders -- Eicosanoids -- Ephedra/Ephedrine -- Excercise -- Fat -- Fat blockers -- Feingold diet -- Fen-Phen -- Five a day -- 5-factor fitness -- Food and Drug Administration (FDA) -- Food guide pyramid -- Food Safety Modernization Act -- French women don't get fat -- Gluten-free -- Glycemic index -- Ghrelin -- Graham, Sylvester -- Grapefruit diet -- Healthy eating plate -- Healthy People 2000 -- Herbal diet teas -- Herbalife -- High-protein diets -- Hudson, Jennifer -- Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) -- Insulin -- Internet dating -- Jenny Craig -- Ketones/ketosis -- Let's move -- Life choice diet -- Liposuction -- Liquid protein diets -- Macrobiotics -- Malnutrition -- Master cleanse diet -- McDougall program -- Meridia -- Metabolife -- MyPlate -- National Weight Control Registry -- Nutrisystem -- Nutritional facts label -- Obama, Michelle -- Obesity -- Obesity surgery -- Ohsawa, George -- Omish, Dean -- Osteoporosis -- Overeater's Anonymous -- Overnight diet -- P90X -- Paleo diet -- Phenylpropanolamine (PPA) -- Phytochemicals -- Prediabetes -- President's Council on Physical Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition -- Pritikin program for diet and excercise -- Protein power -- Qsymia -- Raw foods -- Registered Dietitian (RD) -- Relaxacisor -- Resting metabolic rate -- Rotation diet -- Scarsdale diet -- Sears, Barry -- Shamblin, Gwen -- Simmons, Richard -- Slim chance awards -- Slim-fast -- Somers, Suzanne -- South Beach diet -- Starch blockers -- Stevia -- Subway diet -- Sugar busters! -- Supersize -- Target heart rate -- Tarnower, Herman -- Television -- T-factor diet -- TOPS, Take off pounds sensibly -- Trans fatty acids -- Vegetarian diet -- Vitamins -- Walking -- Weigh down diet -- Weight Watchers -- Wheat belly diet -- Xenical -- Yo-yo dieting -- The Zone
Control code
sky2ocm60377919
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvii, 296 pages
Isbn
9781610697590
Lccn
2014024609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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