American Dietetic Association Complete Food and Nutrition Guide

Author: Duyff
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118038901
Release Date: 2011-02-15
Genre: Health & Fitness

A lifetime of sound and easy advice on healthy eating from the world's foremost authority on food and nutrition The choices you make every day about food, nutrition, and health can have a major impact on your life. To find the most reliable nutrition information and positive advice for achieving optimal health, look no further--this comprehensive book from the American Dietetic Association explains everything you need to know about eating for health. It's packed with simple, practical tips and flexible guidelines to help you choose nutritious, flavorful, and convenient foods that suit your needs and lifestyle no matter what your age or stage of life. This brand-new edition of the bestselling American Dietetic Association Complete Food and Nutrition Guide features: * The new Dietary Guidelines for Americans from USDA and USHHS, providing the latest science-based advice on food choices and physical activity for your health, USDA's MyPyramid food guide, and the latest American Heart Association guidelines * More ways to include fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and other nutrient-rich foods in your everyday meals and snacks * Updated information on women's health and nutrition covering pregnancy to menopause * The effective use of dietary supplements including herbals and other botanicals * Food and lifestyle advice on preventing and managing health conditions (including metabolic syndrome, diabetes, cancer, and heart disease), on food-drug interactions, and on food allergies and intolerances (including gluten intolerance) * The latest on food and water safety * Help in making smart food choices in restaurants: fast-food, sit-down, and ethnic restaurants * The latest on eating and hydration for peak performance * More on managing body weight and a science-based look at popular weight-loss plans * Quick, easy ways to blend nutrition with great taste for your family table American Dietetic Association Complete Food and Nutrition Guide has received the National Health Information Award and the National Federation of Press Women Award, among others.

American Dietetic Association Cooking Healthy Across America

Author: Kristine Napier
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471474302
Release Date: 2004-10-11
Genre: Cooking

The most comprehensive cookbook from America's leading nutritional authority, showcasing healthy regional specialties from across the nation The American Dietetic Association has long been a leader in promoting healthy eating. Now, the ADA shows Americans how to enjoy their favorite regional dishes-without the guilt. Drawing on recipes developed by ADA nutrition and culinary experts from coast to coast, the book showcases over 300 classic American starters, entrees, side dishes, and desserts. From Hearty Maine Fish Chowder, Montana Roasted Beef Tenderloin, and Cinnamon Raisin Apple Indian Pudding to Philly Cheese-steak Potato Packets, Smoky Holler Fried Chicken, and Gingered Mango-Pineapple Crisp, the recipes reflect authentic regional ingredients, flavor combinations, and cooking styles-but cut the excess fat, slash the empty calories, and boost the overall nutritional value and taste appeal. Organized by regions of America and drawing on the flavors of New England, Mid-Atlantic, Floribbean, Southern, Midwest, Tex-Mex, Southwestern, Rocky Mountain, Pacific Northwest, Californian, and Hawaiian cuisines, the book includes a nutritional analysis for each recipe, menu plans and serving suggestions, tips on ingredient substitutions, and guidance on which recipes are suitable for people with medical conditions such as diabetes. For anyone who wants to lose weight, get in shape, and stay healthy-but still enjoy dishes like Cornbread Crusted Crabcakes, Gooey Double Fudge Brownies, Southwest Black Bean Dip, Baked Halibut Bristol Bay, Blackberry Cobbler, and Texas Chili-this new cookbook is a must. The American Dietetic Association is the largest group of food and nutrition professionals in the world. Its books include American Dietetic Association Complete Food and Nutrition Guide (0-471-44144-9).

365 Days of Healthy Eating from the American Dietetic Association

Author: Alma Flor Ada
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544189331
Release Date: 2004-04-02
Genre: Health & Fitness

"A daily guide that should be on everyone's nightstand or kitchen table." -Marianne Smith Edge, MS, RD, LD, FADA, President, American Dietetic Association As a health-conscious reader, you already know all about the benefits of healthy eating and active living. But some days it's harder than others to put that knowledge to good use. Smart eating and an active lifestyle should be easy and enjoyable, not a chore! Let 365 Days of Healthy Eating from the American Dietetic Association show you an easier way to start living a healthier lifestyle, one day at a time. Bestselling author and nutrition expert Roberta Larson Duyff provides easy-to-implement hints, tips, and strategies for: * Having a smart eating mindset * Making easy everyday food choices that benefit your health * Buying right-for-you foods and supplements * Preparing food for good nutrition, health, and great flavor-with easy-to-fix recipes that are as good for you as they are great-tasting * Getting more health and phytonutrient benefits from foods you enjoy 365 Days of Healthy Eating from the American Dietetic Association is brimming with sensible, personal, and practical tips that can help you build lifelong healthy eating and fitness habits, one easy step at a time.

American Dietetic Association Easy Gluten Free

Author: Marlisa Brown
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544177352
Release Date: 2010-09-14
Genre: Cooking

From the ADA-the complete guide to a healthy gluten-free diet Have you or a family member been diagnosed with celiac disease or non-celiac gluten sensitivity? Are you worried that "gluten-free" means boring, bland, and lacking in nutrition? Worry no more. This book will show you how to bring the benefits of delicious, gluten-free whole grains back into your diet and whip up delicious dishes you'll be proud to share with family and friends. From the foremost authority on nutrition, ADA Easy Gluten-Free arms you with cutting-edge information and easy-to-follow recipes to develop healthy gluten-free meals packed with flavor and variety. Learn about the plethora of gluten-free whole grains: how to select them, cook them, and use them in all your meals and snacks Browse more than 130 nutritious and delicious gluten-free recipes for any of your dining needs, from starters and main courses to sides, breads, and desserts Try simple and tempting dishes such as Sweet Potato Quesadillas , Quinoa with Roasted Garlic and Shrimp, Oatmeal Pear Spice Muffins , and Chocolate Sponge Cake with Chocolate Glaze Learn the basics of healthy gluten-free nutrition, choosing gluten-free ingredients, reading labels, and much more Start with four easy weeks of gluten-free meal plans to help you jumpstart and maintain a healthy gluten-free lifestyle Find easy-to-follow information on how to on how to choose and use tasty gluten-free whole grains, from brown rice and oats to millet, teff, and sorghum So many quick and easy dishes and creative recipes make the book a must for any culinary library.

American Dietetic Association Guide to Better Digestion

Author: American Dietetic Association (ADA)
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0471442232
Release Date: 2003-01-31
Genre: Health & Fitness

Self-manage digestive disorders through dietary choices Suffering from a gastrointestinal disorder-whether it's irritable bowel syndrome, gas, constipation, heartburn, or another condition-can be embarrassing and debilitating. While medical treatments and prescriptions can offer relief, one of the most important ways you can help yourself is to choose the right foods to eat. Backed by the American Dietetic Association, this user-friendly guide shows you how to analyze your eating habits so that you can map out a dietary plan to manage and reduce the uncomfortable symptoms of digestive disorders. You'll find practical recommendations for implementing changes in your lifestyle and advice on steering clear of common dietary mistakes. Your meals will be pleasurable and nourishing experiences-not painful ones-when you discover how to make the best and most comfortable food choices so you can embark on the road to digestive health.

Expect the Best

Author: ADA (American Dietetic Association)
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470461756
Release Date: 2009-05-04
Genre: Health & Fitness

"A fabulous resource for moms-to-be! In this comprehensive guide to nutrition and health during pregnancy, Ward provides solid, research-based answers to women's most frequently asked questions about diet, exercise, weight gain, and supplements and offers specific advice that's easy to incorporate into your daily routine.'' -Joy Bauer, M.S., R.D., bestselling author of Joy's Life Diet and nutrition/health expert for the Today Show "Ward and the ADA serve up practical, easy-to-use advice that is sure to help inform and inspire new and expectant moms." -Laura A. Jana, M.D., coauthor of Food Fights and Heading Home with Your Newborn "Any woman who is even thinking about getting pregnant for the first or third time needs to read this excellent and timely book. Ward has done a fabulous job compiling the most recent scientific evidence about pregnancy and translating it into a fun, easy-to-read book with quick, nutritious, and delicious recipes." -Kathleen M. Zelman, M.P.H, R.D., Director of Nutrition, WebMD "This book shares a wealth of information that takes into account all the different ways a pregnant woman and new mother lives her life. It might be the only book on prenatal nutrition you'll ever need." -Peg Moline, Editor in Chief, Fit Pregnancy magazine Are you thinking of having a baby? Perhaps you're pregnant or nursing a newborn. Whatever the case, Expect the Best shows you how a healthy lifestyle from preconception to postdelivery will help you to have the brightest, healthiest child possible. You'll find dozens of useful, easy-to-follow tips for healthy eating and physical activity, including: Why you (and your partner) should achieve a healthy weight before trying for a baby, and how good nutrition helps maximize fertility in women and men Trimester-by-trimester advice about nutrition and exercise during pregnancy Safe postpregnancy weight loss, and the best eating plan for nursing moms How diet can help you handle conditions such as gestational diabetes and morning sickness 50 delicious, nutritious, and easy recipes your entire family will love

Choose Your Foods

Author: Anne Daly
Publisher: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
ISBN: 0880913770
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Health & Fitness

This updated edition includes a wider variety of food and beverages and more culturally diverse choices. Combination and fast foods choices have also been expanded. Includes tips on exercise, eating healthy in restaurants, reading food labels, and includes a glossary of diabetes-related terms.

ADA Pocket Guide to Pediatric Weight Management

Author: Mary Catherine Mullen
Publisher: American Dietetic Associati
ISBN: 9780880914352
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Obesity in children

This on-the-go reference blends the most current recommendations as well as evidence-based guidelines for working with children and adolescents with overweight and obesity. * Most recent recommendations from pediatric experts regarding screenings, assessment and treatment for overweight youths * Update on most current overweight prevention strategies and resources available * Handy appendixes with charts, tables and forms make for quick, easy reference

American Dietetic Association Guide to Private Practice

Author: Ann Selkowitz Litt
Publisher: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
ISBN: UOM:39015060562454
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Addresses the pros and cons of private practice Provides practical information from experienced authors Includes self-evaluation forms, case studies and success stories Offers guidelines to create realistic business plans Analyzes the complete scope of a marketing plan Contains strategies to use new technology - Internet, billing programs, etc Examines up-to-date statistics reflecting trends in private practice specialties

Cultural Food Practices

Author: Cynthia M. Goody
Publisher: American Dietetic Associati
ISBN: 9780880914338
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Health & Fitness

This comprehensive practical guide provides information on food practices for 15 cultures. Each chapter focuses on a particular culture, including such factors as diabetes risk factors; traditional foods, dishes, and meal plans; special holiday foods; traditional health beliefs; current food practices, and more. Culturally appropriate counseling recommendations are also discussed. A list of common foods including nutrient evaluations is included for each culture. A CD-ROM including culturally specific client education handouts round out the book.

American Dietetic Association Guide to Gestational Diabetes Mellitus

Author: Alyce M. Thomas
Publisher: American Dietetic Associati
ISBN: 9780880913492
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Health & Fitness

Gestational diabetes mellitus is a growing concern in women's health. This reference examines the pathophysiology, classification, screening, and diagnosis of gestational diabetes, and provides information on testing methods used to monitor maternal and fetal health, nutrition requirements in pregnancy, medical nutrition therapy, insulin therapy in pregnancy, and postpartum considerations. Practical forms, including questionnaires, assessment forms, and food plan calculations are included.