• Diet, Health, and the Food Supply

  • Scientific American
  • By: Scientific American
  • Narrated by: Mark Moran
  • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
  • Periodical
  • Release date: 09-01-07
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Scientific American
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars 3.6 (8 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

There are five fascinating articles in this September 2007 issue. First, "A Question of Sustenance": How globalization ushered in a world in which more than a billion people are overfed - even though 800 million still suffer from hunger.Next, "Eating Made Simple": How to cope with a mountain of conflicting diet advice.Then, "Can Fat Be Fit?": Are books that question the dangers of being overweight wrong? Also, "What Fuels Fat": What contributes to it and how to fight it.Finally, "Is Your Food Contaminated?": New contamination-detection technologies are looking more appealing.
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