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Nutrition For Healthy Living

Nutrition For Healthy Living Author(s): Wendy J. Schiff

Difference between 4th and 3rd editions
Side by side comparison of table of contents helps to figure out the most significant changes.

Key differences between 4th and 3rd editions

  • Time lapse between current and previous editions: 3 years (2015 vs 2012).
  • The original edition of Schiff's nutrition textbook appeared in 2008.
  • New material in the Fourth Ed.:
  • Chapter 3: Discussion on nutritional requirement
  • Chapter 4:
    • How liver gallbladder, and pancreas contribute to digestion.
    • The absorption and transport of nutrients in the body.
  • Chapter 7: Nutritional genomics, the study of relationship between our genes, nutrition and health.
  • Chapter 8:
    • Vitamins intake adequacy.
    • Food sources of vitamins.
    • Information on essential nutrients, including biotin (vitamin H), pantothenic acid (vitamin B5), and choline.
    • How nutritional supplements can affect age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
  • Chapter 9: Information on chloride, sulfur, copper, fluoride, manganese, and molybdenum.
  • Chapter 10:
    • Section 10.1 on overweight and obesity epidemic.
    • The difference between visceral fat and subcutaneous fat.
    • Difference between basal metabolism and resting metabolism.
  • Chapter 11: ATP-PCr, lactic acid and oxygen energy systems.
  • Chapter 12: Sources of pathogens in food.
  • Chapter 13:
    • Nutrition-related signs of pregnancy.
    • Section 13.7 on childhood obesity -- causes and contributing factors, obesity-related health problems, prevention and treatment.
4th Edition of
Nutrition For Healthy Living
eBook, 640 pages
eBook ISBN: 9781259169205
Published by: McGraw-Hill Higher Education, January 09, 2015
with Connect Access Card
Loose Leaf
ISBN-10: 1259390748
ISBN-13: 9781259390746
Published by: McGraw-Hill Education, May 15, 2014
Loose Leaf
ISBN-10: 1259169170
ISBN-13: 9781259169175
Published by: McGraw-Hill Education, January 15, 2015
Paperback, 640 pages
ISBN-10: 0078021383
ISBN-13: 9780078021381
Published by: McGraw-Hill Education, January 12, 2015
with Connect Access Card
ISBN-10: 1259621243
ISBN-13: 9781259621246
Published by: McGraw-Hill Education, February 20, 2015
3rd Edition of
Nutrition for Healthy Living
with Connect Access Card
Loose Leaf, 509 pages
ISBN-10: 0077919688
ISBN-13: 9780077919689
Published by: McGraw-Hill Education, September 04, 2011
Paperback, 648 pages
ISBN-10: 0073522759
ISBN-13: 9780073522753
Published by: McGraw-Hill Education, January 05, 2012
2nd Edition of
Nutrition for Healthy Living
Hardback, 509 pages
ISBN-10: 0077350111
ISBN-13: 9780077350116
Published by: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math, March 11, 2010

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