Diet

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Food Fanatics
Diemer, Ulli
Article
2006
Ill-informed dogmatism has no place in a healthy lifestyle.
Get a Life!: How to make a good buck dance around the dinosaurs and save the world while you're at it
Roberts, Wayne; Brandum, Susan
Book
1995
Simultaneoulsy a textbook on new careers and lifestyles for aspiring entrepreneurs and a strategy for social, economic and environmental renewal.
Marx as a Food Theorist
Foster, John Bellamy
Article
2016
Marx developed a detailed and sophisticated critique of the industrial food system in Britain in the mid-nineteenth century, in the period that historians have called "the Second Agricultural Revoluti...
The Political Economy of Health
Doyal, Lesley
Book
1979
Radical Digressions 3
Diemer, Ulli
Website
2001

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Food Banks Canada
National umbrella group for Canadian food banks, distributed nearly 9 million pounds of food in 2003 to member food banks in all provinces. Works to promote the eradication of hunger and poverty in Ca...

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Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
Offers a four-year, full-time professional program in naturopathic medicine. CCNM educates, develops and trains naturopathic doctors (NDs) through excellence in health education, clinical services and research that integrate mind,...
The Cochrane Collaboration/The Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Collaboration is an international not-for-profit and independent organization dedicated to making up-to-date, accurate information about the effects of health care readily available worldwide. It produces and dissemin...
World Health Organization
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, art...

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Diet (nutrition)
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In nutrition, diet is the sum of food consumed by a person or other organism.
Dietary fiber
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Dietary fiber (sometimes called roughage) is the indigestible portion of plant foods.
Healthy diet
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A healthy diet is one that helps maintain or improve health.
The Hormone Diet
3-Step Program to Lose Fat, Gain Strength & Live Younger Longer
Turner, Dr. Natasha
2009
Migration to America took long enough for evolution to happen on the way
O'Grady, Cathleen
2017
Similarities in Native American genomes suggest adaptation in ancient history.
Obesity
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Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have an adverse effect on health, leading to reduced life expectancy and/or increased health problems.
The Shape We're In: How Junk Food and Diets are Shortening Our Lives
Boseley, Sarah
2014
Speaking to behavioural scientists and industry experts, yo-yo dieters and people who have gone under the knife, Boseley builds a picture of an obesogenic society. She argues that it is time to funda...
Supercharged Hormone Diet
A 30 Day Accelerated Plan to Lose Weight, Restore Metabolism and Feel Younger Longer
Turner, Dr. Natasha
2011