The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health

Written By Ronald Ross Watson
The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 November 2018
  • ISBN : 0128131497
  • Pages : 792 pages
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Download or read book entitled The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health by author: Ronald Ross Watson which was release on 02 November 2018 and published by Academic Press with total page 792 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health presents a collective approach to food security through the use of functional foods as a strategy to prevent under nutrition and related diseases. This approach reflects the views of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the World Health Organization, the World Heart Federation and the American Heart Association who advise Mediterranean, Paleolithic, plant food based diets, and European vegetarian diets for the prevention of cardiovascular disease. In addition, the book also emphasizes the inclusion of spices, herbs and millets, as well as animal foods. This book will be a great resource to the food industry as it presents the most efficient ways to use technology to manufacture slowly absorbed, micronutrient rich functional foods by blending foods that are rich in healthy nutrients. Provides greater knowledge on functional food security Highlights the necessary changes to the western diet that are needed to achieve food security Explains the utility and necessity of functional food security in the prevention of noncommunicable diseases Presents policy changes in food production for farmers and the larger food industry Offers suggestions on what can be done to enhance functional food production while simultaneously decreasing production costs

The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health

The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health
  • Author : Ronald Ross Watson,Ram B. Singh,Toru Takahashi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-02
  • Total pages : 792
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : The Role of Functional Food Security in Global Health presents a collective approach to food security through the use of functional foods as a strategy to prevent under nutrition and related diseases. This approach reflects the views of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the World Health ...

Food Medical and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-12-03
  • Total pages : 756
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Food, Medical, and Environmental Applications of Polysaccharides provides a detailed resource for those interested in the design and preparation of polysaccharides for state-of-the-art applications. The book begins with an introductory section covering sources, chemistry, architectures, bioactivity, and chemical modifications of polysaccharides. Subsequent parts of the book are organized by field, ...

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The Health Benefits of Foods
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  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2020-04-01
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : The global market of foods with health claims remains highly dynamic and is predicted to expand even further. Consumers have become increasingly aware of the importance of consuming healthy foods in order to have a well-balanced diet and this has increased the demand for foods with health benefits. On the ...

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  • Author : Beenu Tanwar,Ankit Goyal
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Total pages : 516
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Oilseeds offer a plethora of opportunities for the food and feed industry, thanks to their high oil and protein content . Their phytonutrients and functional components have attracted the interest of researchers, leading to the development of functional foods. This book gathers the latest scientific information on the nutrients, phytonutrients and ...

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Rationality and Scientific Lifestyle for Health
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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-10
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : This book argues that, to be healthy, human beings should love nature and stay in balance with it as much as possible. In other words: do not unbalance nature so that your own balance is not disturbed. The best and healthiest way for human beings to live is to find ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-05-02
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Elevated blood concentrations of homocysteine, B vitamins deficiencies and oxidative stress are etiological factors for many human chronic diseases, yet the etiologic relationship of hyperhomocysteinemia to these disorders remains poorly understood. Clinical trials continue to support the notion that hyperhomocysteinemia is involved in the pathogenesis of oxidative stress and its ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-17
  • Total pages : 774
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Food Nanotechnology: Applications and Approaches is the definitive guide on all aspects of nano-sized ingredients and devices for the food sector. The book brings science and applications together on the nano-scale into nano-structured food materials, with an emphasis on their production, processing, engineering, characterization, and applications of food materials containing ...

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  • Author : Gui Ye
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-26
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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  • Author : Youssef Rouphael,Giuseppe Colla
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-02-22
  • Total pages : 708
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Over the past decade, interest in plant biostimulants has been on the rise, compelled by the growing interest of researchers, extension specialists, private industries, and farmers in integrating these products in the array of environmentally friendly tools to secure improved crop performance, nutrient efficiency, product quality, and yield stability. Plant ...

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  • Author : Mualla Cengiz,Savas Karabulut
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2020-03-25
  • Total pages : 134
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Salt is a predominant compound for humankind and the earth preserves an important source of this element of life. This book reviews this multi-disciplinary issue in which geoscientists, historians, agriculturalists, medical doctors, and general scientists have been interested in its nature. The authors have provided contributions on the origin and ...

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  • Author : Atta-ur-Rahman,M. Iqbal Choudhary,Sammer Yousuf
  • Publisher : Bentham Science Publishers
  • Release Date : 2020-08-08
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Many herbs and spices, in addition to their culinary use for taste, contain chemical compounds which have medicinal uses. For this reason, herbs and spices have been used for treating various ailments since ancient times. Modern scientific methods have enabled researchers to isolate bioactive compounds from herbs and spices and ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02-26
  • Total pages : 292
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Lactic acid bacteria (LAB) are a diverse group of bacteria that comprise low GC content Gram-positive cocci or rods that produces lactic acid as the major end product of the fermentation process. Bifidobacterium genera may also be considered as a part of the LAB group for possessing some similar phenotypical ...

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  • Author : Victoria Vladimirovna Roshchina
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Fluorescence of Living Plant Cells for Phytomedicine Preparations reveals how valuable medicinal compounds can be identified through the application of vital fluorescence in plant cells. The book explains the roles that fluorescent compounds play in plant physiology and promotes our knowledge of plant secretory cells and phytopreparations. Supported by vivid ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-05-13
  • Total pages : 373
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : This book covers all aspects of probiotic bacteria and their metabolites, as well as their role and significance in human and animal health. Given the role of probiotic bacterial strains in the production of short chain fatty acids, butyrate etc probiotics may be considered as an alternative approach for the ...

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  • Author : Seyed Mohammad Nabavi,Mina Saeedi,Seyed Fazel Nabavi,Ana Sanches Silva
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-03-07
  • Total pages : 878
  • ISBN : 0128131497
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Summary : Recent Advances in Natural Products Analysis is a thorough guide to the latest analytical methods used for identifying and studying bioactive phytochemicals and other natural products. Chemical compounds, such as flavonoids, alkaloids, carotenoids and saponins are examined, highlighting the many techniques for studying their properties. Each chapter is devoted to ...