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The Resource The DASH diet to end obesity : the best plan to prevent hypertension and type 2 diabetes and reduce excess weight, William M. Manger [and three others]

The DASH diet to end obesity : the best plan to prevent hypertension and type 2 diabetes and reduce excess weight, William M. Manger [and three others]

Label
The DASH diet to end obesity : the best plan to prevent hypertension and type 2 diabetes and reduce excess weight
Title
The DASH diet to end obesity
Title remainder
the best plan to prevent hypertension and type 2 diabetes and reduce excess weight
Statement of responsibility
William M. Manger [and three others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Called the "good nutrition bible" by one reviewer, The DASH Diet to End Obesity is the ultimate guide to common sense-lifestyle changes that will improve the health of the entire family. With a special emphasis on prevention, this book is written for parents, teachers, and anyone concerned about protecting themselves and their children from the health risks of obesity.The DASH diet has soared in popularity because not only does it allow people to take charge of their own health and that of their families, they can do it while eating delicious food. The plan emphasizes seasonings, spices, healthy oils, fruits, vegetables, nuts, and other flavorful food choices. But unlike a mere recipe book, The DASH Diet to End Obesity explains the science and psychology of how to find success with the DASH approach. Author Dr. William Manger and his three distinguished colleagues have crafted a reader-friendly book geared to motivate people to make healthy, informed changes in their daily lives. The book offers in-depth information about fats, cholesterols, vitamins and minerals, omega-3 fatty acids, fiber, and more. An entire section is devoted to the role of salt and the dangers of consuming too much salt, especially for people who are overweight. The book also contains a special chapter about eating for the management of diabetes"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.4/620654
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RM222.2
LC item number
.D2987 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1920-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Manger, William Muir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reducing diets
  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Diets
Label
The DASH diet to end obesity : the best plan to prevent hypertension and type 2 diabetes and reduce excess weight, William M. Manger [and three others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Recommended by: American Heart Association, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, National Hypertension Association, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Leading Medical Centers, and Registered Dietitians."
  • Includes bibliographical references (page 162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Your life, your choices -- Facing the obesity crisis -- What are Americans doing wrong? (or, Why are we fat and getting fatter?) -- The DASH diet: the best eating plan -- Incorporating the DASH eating plan into your daily life -- Other diet plans: an overview -- The importance of exercise -- DASH for diabetes -- The salt story -- Concluding remarks: Don't give up!
Control code
1539646
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 176 pages
Isbn
9780897936439
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013029726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1539646
  • (OCoLC)855624222
Label
The DASH diet to end obesity : the best plan to prevent hypertension and type 2 diabetes and reduce excess weight, William M. Manger [and three others]
Publication
Note
  • "Recommended by: American Heart Association, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, National Hypertension Association, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Leading Medical Centers, and Registered Dietitians."
  • Includes bibliographical references (page 162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Your life, your choices -- Facing the obesity crisis -- What are Americans doing wrong? (or, Why are we fat and getting fatter?) -- The DASH diet: the best eating plan -- Incorporating the DASH eating plan into your daily life -- Other diet plans: an overview -- The importance of exercise -- DASH for diabetes -- The salt story -- Concluding remarks: Don't give up!
Control code
1539646
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 176 pages
Isbn
9780897936439
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013029726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1539646
  • (OCoLC)855624222

Library Locations

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      42.679913 -71.429644
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