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Author Chen, Nancy N.

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

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  615.854 C42f 2009    ---  Available
Description xiv, 128 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
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.
Subject Diet therapy -- Social aspects.
Functional foods -- Social aspects.
Food habits.
Medical anthropology.
Diet Therapy.
Food Habits.
ISBN 9780231134842 (hard cover : alk. paper)
0231134843 (hard cover : alk. paper)
Standard No. NLGGC 316314943
AU@ 000043174327
NZ1 12867671
IG# 9780231134842

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