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Author Chen, Nancy N.

Title Food, medicine, and the quest for good health [electronic resource] : nutrition, medicine, and culture / Nancy N. Chen.

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xiv, 128 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-126) and index.
Contents Rethinking food and medicine -- Food as medicine -- Healing foods and longevity -- Dietary prescriptions and comfort foods -- Medicine as food -- Nutraceuticals and functional foods -- Genetically modified foods and drugs -- Eating and medicating.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Diet therapy -- Social aspects.
Functional foods -- Social aspects.
Food habits.
Medical anthropology.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780231134842 (hard cover : alk. paper)
0231134843 (hard cover : alk. paper)
9780231508919 (e-book)
0231508913 (e-book)

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