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Food and Western Disease: Health and Nutrition from an Evolutionary Perspective
Nutrition science is a highly fractionated, contentious field with rapidly changing viewpoints on both minor and major issues impacting on public health. With an evolutionary perspective as its basis, this exciting book provides a framework by which the discipline can finally be coherently explored.By looking at what we know of human evolution and disease in relation to th ...more
Paperback, 368 pages
Published January 11th 2010 by Wiley-Blackwell
(first published January 1st 2009)
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Maten och folksjukdomarna i ett evolutionsmedicinskt perspektiv (Studentlitteratur 2003). Boken baseras på Lindebergs avhandling om några stammar i Papua Nya Guinea där både den moderna västerländska maten och sk välfärdssjukdomar saknas.
I dislike this book. The price is way too high. There are books out there that do a better job of explaining nutritional research in relation to the diseases of modern civilization than this one. And they are much cheaper. If you are interested in the topic of health and nutrition I recommend that you read books such as: Deep nutrition by Catherine Shannahan, Primal Body Primal Mind by Nora T. Gedgaudas, or Nourishing Traditions by Sally Fallon and Mary G. Enig. This is not worth your time or mo ...more