Nutrition and Arthritis by Margaret Rayman
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Nutrition and Arthritis
By Margaret Rayman

Nutrition and Arthritis

By (author) See other recent books by Margaret Rayman See other recent books by Alison Callaghan
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $171.95
Your Price: $154.76 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $17.19! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $7.74 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply

Nutrition and Arthritis by Margaret Rayman

Book Description

Arthritis affects millions of people throughout the world and while its treatment is usually medical or surgical, there exists an increasingly large body of evidence concerning the positive effects of nutrition on the condition. There are over two hundred forms of rheumatoid disease, with conditions varying in prevalence. In this important title the authors have focussed on osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA), the most common arthritic diseases with the largest body of dietary data. Including coverage of disease incidence and prevalence, pathology, aetiology and measures of disease assessment and dietary risk factors, Nutrition and Arthritis is a clear, concise and user-friendly book gathering the latest research to bring the reader state-of-the-art information on: * Micronutrients (e.g. vitamins C, D and selenium), food supplements and their potential to ameliorate arthritis * Polyunsaturated fatty acids, with particular attention paid to n-3 fatty acids * Glucosamine and chondroitin * The value of exclusion, vegetarian, vegan and other dietary approaches Nutritionists and dietitians, including those working in the health services, rheumatologists, orthopaedic surgeons, general practitioners, osteopaths and commercial organisations involved in the formulation of dietary supplements will find this book an important and practical reference source. Libraries in medical schools and universities and research establishments where nutrition, dietetics and food science are studied and taught will find it a valuable addition to their shelves.

Buy Nutrition and Arthritis book by Margaret Rayman from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781405124188
ISBN-10: 1405124180
Format: Paperback
(244mm x 170mm x 16mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 2-Aug-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Books By Author Margaret Rayman

Healthy Eating to Reduce the Risk of Dementia by Margaret Rayman Healthy Eating to Reduce the Risk of Dementia, Paperback (January 2015)

In this much-needed book, Margaret Rayman and her team of nutritional experts lay down some clear and effective guidelines to show you how to adapt your diet and lifestyle to help protect you against dementia.

Healthy Eating: the Prostate Care Cookbook by Margaret Rayman Healthy Eating: the Prostate Care Cookbook, Paperback (June 2009)

Intends to help make the male population more aware on the dangers of Prostate cancer - the most common cancer in UK men with nearly 35,000 diagnosed each year. This cookbook discusses how to incorporate the foods and food components that are believed to be beneficial in reducing the risk of Prostate cancer, into the diet.

» View all books by Margaret Rayman


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Nutrition and Arthritis book by Margaret Rayman and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Author Biography - Margaret Rayman

Dr Margaret Rayman is Reader (Associate Professor) in Nutritional Medicine and Course Director of the Nutritional Medicine Masters' Programme in the School of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK Alison Callaghan is Senior Dietician at Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, Kent, UK

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Margaret Rayman close
Healthy Eating to Reduce the Risk of Dementia by Margaret Rayman
Healthy Eating: the Prostate Care Cookbook by Margaret Rayman
Healthy Eating for Prostate Care by Margaret Rayman
Recent books by Alison Callaghan close
Nutrition and Arthritis by Alison Callaghan
» close