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Title Nutrition and bone health / edited by Michael F. Holick and Bess Dawson-Hughes
Edition Second edition
Published New York : Humana Press, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Nutrition and health
Nutrition and health (Totowa, N.J.)
Contents Basics of nutrition and bone biology -- Nutrition and bone: effects of life stages and race -- Effects of dietary macronutrients -- Minerals -- Fat-soluble vitamins/micronutrients -- Lifestyle effects/supplements -- Secondary osteoporosis/diseases
Part I. Basics of Nutrition and Bone Biology -- 1. Bone Health From An Evolutionary Perspective: Development In Early Human Populations -- 2. Gene-Diet Interactions On Bone -- 3. Bone Physiology: Bone Cells, Modeling, and Remodeling -- 4. Estrogens, Progestins, SERMs and Osteoporosis -- 5. Bone Biomechanics and the Determinants of Skeletal Fragility -- 6. Clinical and Research Applications of Bone Mineral Density Examinations -- 7. Nutritional Epidemiology: Nutritional Assessment and Analysis -- 8. Dietary Pattern Analysis in Nutritional Science Research: A Review of Current Evidence Relating Dietary Patterns to Indices of Bone Health and Fracture Risk -- 9. Nutrition and Oral Bone Status -- 10. Nutrition Counseling for Skeletal Health -- Part II. Nutrition and Bone: Effects of Life Stages and Race -- 11. Nutrition in Pregnancy and Lactation -- 12. Nutritional Requirements for Fetal and Neonatal Bone Health and Development -- 13. Nutrition and Bone Health During Skeletal Modeling and Bone Consolidation of Childhood and Adolescence -- 14. Calcium and Vitamin D for Bone Health in Adults -- 15. Nutrition: to supplement or not to supplement the elderly -- 16. Nutrition and Skeletal Health in Blacks -- 17. Nutrition and Skeletal Health in Other Racial/Ethnic Groups -- Part III. Effects of Dietary Macronutrients -- 18. Food Groups and Bone Health -- 19. Vegetarianism and Bone Health in Women -- 20. Protein intake and bone health -- 21. Fat and Bone -- 22. Acid-Base Balance and Bone Health -- Part IV. Minerals -- 23. Quantitative Clinical Nutrition Approaches to the Study of Calcium and Bone Metabolism -- 24. Sodium, Potassium, Phosphorus, and Magnesium -- 25. Assessing Nutritional Requirements For Preterm Infants -- Part V. Fat-Soluble Vitamins/Micronutrients -- 26. Vitamin A and Bone Health -- 27. Vitamin D -- 28. Vitamin D Utilization in Subhuman Primates -- 29. Vitamin K?s role in age-related bone loss: a critical review -- Part VI. Lifestyle Effects/Supplements -- 30. Smoking, Alcohol, and Bone Health -- 31. Exercise and Bone Health -- 32. Exercise, Nutrition and Bone Health -- 33. Body Weight/Composition and Weight Change: Effects on Bone Health -- 34. Nutraceuticals and Bone Health -- Part VII. Nutrition Related Disorders and Secondary Osteoporostis -- 35. Eating Disorders and their Effects on Bone Health -- 36. The Role of Nutrition for Bone Health in Cystic Fibrosis -- 37. Celiac Disease and Bone Health -- 38. HIV/AIDS and Bone Health: The Role of Nutrition -- 39. Dietary Factors and Chronic Low Grade Systemic Inflammation in Relation to Bone Health -- 40. Impact of Nutrition on Medications for Osteoporosis -- 41. Nutrition and Bone Health in Space
Summary This newly revised edition contains updated versions of all of the topics that were in the first edition and has been substantially expanded with an additional 5 chapters. Each chapter includes information from the most up-to-date research on how nutritional factors can affect bone health, written with an evidence-based focus and complete with comprehensive references for each subject. Nutrition and Bone Health, second edition covers all aspects of nutrition and the skeleton, from the history and fundamentals, to the effects of macronutrients, minerals, vitamins, and supplements, and even cov
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Bones.
Biological Science Disciplines.
Bone and Bones -- physiology.
Bone and Bones.
Bone Density.
Bone Development.
Calcium Compounds.
Calcium, Dietary.
Chemicals and Drugs
Disciplines and Occupations
Embryonic and Fetal Development.
Growth and Development.
Inorganic Chemicals.
Musculoskeletal and Neural Physiological Phenomena.
Musculoskeletal Development.
Musculoskeletal Physiological Phenomena.
Musculoskeletal System.
Natural Science Disciplines.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Nutritional Requirements.
Nutritional Status.
Phenomena and Processes
Physiological Phenomena.
Bone and Bones -- physiology.
Bone Development -- physiology.
Calcium, Dietary -- metabolism.
Nutritional Requirements.
Nutritional Status.
Form Electronic book
Author Dawson-Hughes, Bess, editor
Holick, M. F. (Michael F.), editor
ISBN 1493920006
1493920014 (electronic bk.)
9781493920013 (electronic bk.)