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Human Nutrition by Alan Titchenal, et al.

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Human Nutrition
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Publisher: University of Hawai'i at Manoa
ISBN-13: 9781948027014
Number of pages: 667

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This textbook serves as an introduction to nutrition for undergraduate students and is the OER textbook for the FSHN 185 The Science of Human Nutrition course at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa. The book covers basic concepts in human nutrition, key information about essential nutrients, basic nutritional assessment, and nutrition across the lifespan.

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