The 150 Healthiest Foods on Earth

The 150 Healthiest Foods on Earth

The Surprising, Unbiased Truth About What You Should Eat and Why

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It's time to debunk all the myths about foods we want to eat. The 150 Healthiest Foods on Earth, Revised Edition delivers facts on foods; no spin, no agenda.

In this newly updated nutrition reference guide, acclaimed nutritionist and bestselling author Jonny Bowden debunks traditional food myths , saves the reputations of foods long suffering from bad publicity, and provides just the facts --so you can make good, health-conscious decisions about which foods you and your family should eat.

You'll learn the latest research on many of your favorite foods , as well as some surprising new findings on the health benefits of foods you may have been avoiding unnecessarily.

Did you know that, according to the latest research,

Saturated fat does not cause heart disease? Full-fat dairy may protect against diabetes? There is no need to avoid meat if it is 100 percent grass fed? There is a major difference between farmed salmon and wild salmon?

No food provides everything. But real food--whole food with minimal processing--contains a virtual pharmacy of nutrients , phytochemicals , enzymes , vitamins , minerals , antioxidants , anti-inflammatories , and healthful fats , all of which keep you alive and thriving . Learn how easy it is to find "real" food and discover what more than a dozen well-known nutrition experts say are their "top ten" healthiest foods on earth.

Publisher: Beverly, Massachusetts : Fair Winds, 2017
Edition: Revised edition
ISBN: 9781592337644
Branch Call Number: 613.2 BOW 2017
Characteristics: 376 pages : colour illustrations


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Aug 12, 2015

This book's been out a while, so it's probably old news for many people. Still seemed relevant. This would have been better if there were an appendix with all the starred items in a table for quick reference.

rmantu22 Jul 23, 2013

i returned this item last week - july 16th? i think. i had the dog and went into the library and asked someone who was walking in to return it for me

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