Cardiovascular Diet and Disease

Cardiovascular Diet and Disease

by Don Nardo


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This new title in Lucent's Nutrition and Health series will detail cardiovascular disease and its designation as the "number one killer." The book will go on to discuss how diet can be used to control or even prevent the disease.; This series provides users with accessible information for evaluating the often conflicting and ever-changing issues surrounding nutrition and healthy living.; Individual volumes focus on a specific health or nutrition-related topic, such as body image, diets and dieting, junk food, or vegetarianism. Each contains a topic overview, information about changing trends, up-to-date scientific analysis, and a look at

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420512311
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 03/27/2015
Series: Lucent Nutrition and Health Series
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 13 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Myths about Cardiovascular Disease. Chapter 1: The Number One Killer. Chapter 2: Major Causes and Complications. Chapter 3: Symptoms and Medical Diagnosis. Chapter 4: Lifestyle Changes and Other Treatments. Chapter 5: A Heart-Healthy Diet fo

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