The Resource Dietary supplements, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Dietary supplements, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
Dietary supplements
Title
Dietary supplements
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This title addresses controversies related to dietary supplements, including: how should dietary supplements be regulated; are vitamin and mineral supplements beneficial; are weight-loss supplements and athletic supplements beneficial; how well do supplements treat different medical conditions
  • For over 25 years, the Greenhaven Press Opposing Viewpoints Series has developed and set the standard for current-issue studies. With more than 90 volumes covering nearly every controversial contemporary topic, Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. Each title explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. By choosing from such diverse sources and including both popular and unpopular views, the Opposing Viewpoints editorial team has adhered to its commitment to editorial objectivity. Readers are exposed to many sides of a debate, which promotes issue awareness as well as critical thinking. In short, Opposing Viewpoints is the best research and learning tool for exploring the issues that continually shape and define our turbulent and changing world
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
615.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RM258.5
LC item number
.D542 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QU 145.5
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Berlatsky, Noah
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dietary supplements
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dietary supplements, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-185) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Doctors must be aware of different regulations for prescription drugs and dietary supplements
  • Nancy Collins, Ann P. Tighe, Stephen A. Brunton and Penny M. Kris-Etherton
  • European Union regulations on herbal dietary supplements are reasonable and necessary
  • Steven Novella
  • European Union regulations on herbal dietary supplements are unreasonable and dangerous
  • WalesOnline
  • Chapter 2.
  • Are vitamin and mineral supplements beneficial?
  • Vitamins can be a beneficial dietary supplement when taken with care
  • Jennifer LaRue Huget
  • Chapter 1.
  • Is this the end of popping vitamins?
  • Shirley S. Wang
  • Vitamins can lead people to take health risks
  • Ben Goldacre
  • Supplements may be beneficial in maintaining the body's calcium
  • Office of Dietary Supplements
  • Panel to postmenopausal women: don't take vitamin D, calcium
  • Janice Lloyd, Liz Szabo, and Nanci Hellmich
  • Vitamins for kids: do healthy kids need supplements?
  • WebMD
  • How should dietary supplements be regulated?
  • Supplements for kids: there's not much evidence that they're valuable
  • Gisela Angela Telis
  • Chapter 3.
  • Are weight-loss supplements and athletic supplements beneficial?
  • 7 new weight loss supplements that really work
  • Melanie Haiken
  • Weight-loss supplements are dangerous and ineffective
  • Kassi Putnam
  • Supplements may help athletic performance if taken with care
  • Davy Kestens
  • Natural does not mean safe
  • Athletes, stop taking supplements
  • Christie Aschwanden
  • Chaper 4.
  • How well do supplements treat different medical conditions?
  • Dietary supplements can help control the common cold
  • San Francisco Natural Medicine
  • Valerian may aid menopausal sleep problems: study
  • Amy Norton
  • Valerian is an ineffective cure for insomnia
  • Examine.com
  • Geoffrey Kabat
  • How I healed from Lyme disease naturally
  • Lindsay Wrinn
  • Vitamin supplements can harm those who suffer from Lyme disease
  • Tom Grier
  • Current FDA regulations keep the dietary supplement industry beneficial and safe
  • Council for Responsible Nutrition
  • Dietary supplements: manufacturing troubles widespread, FDA inspections show
  • Trine Tsouderos
Control code
ocn863100525
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780737763171
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013043017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)863100525
Label
Dietary supplements, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-185) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Doctors must be aware of different regulations for prescription drugs and dietary supplements
  • Nancy Collins, Ann P. Tighe, Stephen A. Brunton and Penny M. Kris-Etherton
  • European Union regulations on herbal dietary supplements are reasonable and necessary
  • Steven Novella
  • European Union regulations on herbal dietary supplements are unreasonable and dangerous
  • WalesOnline
  • Chapter 2.
  • Are vitamin and mineral supplements beneficial?
  • Vitamins can be a beneficial dietary supplement when taken with care
  • Jennifer LaRue Huget
  • Chapter 1.
  • Is this the end of popping vitamins?
  • Shirley S. Wang
  • Vitamins can lead people to take health risks
  • Ben Goldacre
  • Supplements may be beneficial in maintaining the body's calcium
  • Office of Dietary Supplements
  • Panel to postmenopausal women: don't take vitamin D, calcium
  • Janice Lloyd, Liz Szabo, and Nanci Hellmich
  • Vitamins for kids: do healthy kids need supplements?
  • WebMD
  • How should dietary supplements be regulated?
  • Supplements for kids: there's not much evidence that they're valuable
  • Gisela Angela Telis
  • Chapter 3.
  • Are weight-loss supplements and athletic supplements beneficial?
  • 7 new weight loss supplements that really work
  • Melanie Haiken
  • Weight-loss supplements are dangerous and ineffective
  • Kassi Putnam
  • Supplements may help athletic performance if taken with care
  • Davy Kestens
  • Natural does not mean safe
  • Athletes, stop taking supplements
  • Christie Aschwanden
  • Chaper 4.
  • How well do supplements treat different medical conditions?
  • Dietary supplements can help control the common cold
  • San Francisco Natural Medicine
  • Valerian may aid menopausal sleep problems: study
  • Amy Norton
  • Valerian is an ineffective cure for insomnia
  • Examine.com
  • Geoffrey Kabat
  • How I healed from Lyme disease naturally
  • Lindsay Wrinn
  • Vitamin supplements can harm those who suffer from Lyme disease
  • Tom Grier
  • Current FDA regulations keep the dietary supplement industry beneficial and safe
  • Council for Responsible Nutrition
  • Dietary supplements: manufacturing troubles widespread, FDA inspections show
  • Trine Tsouderos
Control code
ocn863100525
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780737763171
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013043017
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)863100525

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