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Vitamins and minerals / Don Nardo ; introduction by C. Everett Koop.

Nardo, Don, 1947- (Author).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Encyclopedia of health.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Princeton PL - Princeton 611 Nar (Text) 30890000004527 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 641.1 NAR (Text) 78731000080057 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +613.3 N166 (Text) 51735010541349 Children's department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 079100032X
  • ISBN: 0791004724
  • Physical Description: 111 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Chelsea House Publishers, [1994]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-104), index, and glossary.
Formatted Contents Note:
The discovery of vitamins and minerals -- Vitamins : the body's essential ABC's -- Lacking the essentials : vitamin deficiencies -- Minerals : life's vital building blocks -- Mineral deficiencies -- Overdoing it -- The right balance : eating a healthy diet.
Summary, etc.:
Outlines through the use of text and photographs how vitamins and minerals are used in the body and explains the potential dangers and benefits of megadoses.
Target Audience Note:
Subject: Vitamins > Juvenile literature.
Minerals in the body > Juvenile literature.
Nutrition > Juvenile literature.
Minerals in nutrition.

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