The Gale Encyclopedia of Diets

Editor: Key, Kristin
Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: Gale

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-41-449884-3
Category: Food, Drink, Nutrition
Image Count: 94
Book Status: Available
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The Gale Encyclopedia of Diets presents authoritative, comprehensive information on special diets, popular diets, dietary concerns, nutrition basics, and effects of dietary choices on health. All entries are presented in a standardized and balanced format. Topics are organized around the development and history of a diet, its basic principles, any key figures that influenced the practice, and any public and regulatory concerns associated with the diet.

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Advisory Board
  • Contributors
  • Please Read—Important Information
  • A
  • Abs Diet
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Açaí Berry
  • Acne Diet
  • ADHD Diet
  • Adolescent Nutrition
  • Adult Nutrition
  • African American Diet
  • African Diet
  • AIDS/HIV Diet and Nutrition
  • Alcohol Consumption
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Heart Association No-Fad Diet
  • Anne Collins Weight Loss Program
  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Anti-Aging Diet
  • Anti-Inflammatory Diets
  • Antioxidants
  • Arthritis Diet
  • Artificial Preservatives
  • Artificial Sweeteners
  • Asian Diet
  • Atkins Diet
  • B
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bernstein Diet
  • Beverly Hills Diet
  • Biggest Loser Diet
  • Binge Eating
  • Bioengineered Foods
  • Biotin
  • Blood Type Diet
  • Bob Greene's Diet
  • Body for Life Diet
  • Body Image
  • Body Mass Index
  • Bodybuilding Diet
  • Breastfeeding
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • C
  • Cabbage Soup Diet
  • Caffeine
  • Calcium
  • Calorie Restriction
  • Calories
  • Cambridge Diet
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Diet
  • Cancer-Fighting Foods
  • Carbohydrate Addict's Diet
  • Carbohydrates
  • Caribbean Islander Diet
  • Carotenoids
  • Casein-Free Diet
  • Celiac Disease
  • Central American and Mexican Diet
  • Central European and Russian Diet
  • ChangeOne Diet
  • Chicken Soup Diet
  • Childhood Nutrition
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Children's Diets
  • Chocolate Diet
  • Choline
  • Chromium
  • Constipation
  • Copper
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • Cravings
  • Crohn's Disease
  • CSIRO Total Wellbeing Diet
  • D
  • Dash Diet
  • Dean Ornish's Eat More, Weigh Less
  • Dehydration
  • Detoxification Diets
  • DHEA
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetic Diet
  • Diarrhea Diet
  • Diet and Disease Prevention
  • Diet Apps
  • Diet Drugs
  • Dietary Cholesterol
  • Dietary Counseling
  • Dietary Guidelines
  • Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs)
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Dietwatch
  • Digestive Diseases
  • Diuretics and Diets
  • Diverticular Disease Diet
  • Dr. Feingold Diet
  • Dr. Phil's Diet
  • Drop 10 Diet
  • Dukan Diet
  • Dyspepsia
  • E
  • Eat-Clean Diet
  • Eating Disorders
  • Eating for Life
  • Echinacea
  • eDiets
  • Electrolytes
  • Elimination Diets
  • Encopresis
  • Ephedra
  • Ergogenic Aids
  • F
  • Fad Diets
  • Fat Flush Diet
  • Fat Replacers
  • Fat Smash Diet
  • Fats
  • Fen-Phen
  • Fiber
  • Fit for Life Diet
  • 5-Factor Diet
  • Flaxseed
  • Fluoride
  • Folate
  • Food Additives
  • Food Allergies
  • Food Contamination
  • Food Labeling
  • Food Poisoning
  • Food Safety
  • Food Sensitivities
  • Free-Range, Grass-Fed, and Cage-Free Animals
  • French Paradox
  • Frozen-Food Diet
  • Fructose Intolerance
  • Fruitarian Diet
  • G
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Giardiasis
  • Ginkgo Biloba
  • Ginseng
  • Glucosamine
  • Gluten-Free Diet
  • Glycemic Index Diets
  • Gout Diet
  • Grapefruit Diet
  • Greek and Middle Eastern Diet
  • Green Tea
  • H
  • Hamptons Diet
  • Hay Diet
  • Healthy People 2020
  • Heartburn
  • Heart-Healthy Diets
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herbalife
  • High-Fat, Low-Carb Diets
  • High-Fiber Diet
  • High-Protein Diet
  • Hilton Head Metabolism Diet
  • Hispanic and Latino Diet
  • Hollywood Diet
  • Hoodia
  • Hormone-Free Foods
  • Hydration
  • Hyperactivity
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertriglyceridemia
  • I
  • Infant Nutrition
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Insulin
  • Intermittent Fasting
  • Intuitive Eating
  • Intussusception
  • Iodine
  • Iron
  • Irradiated Food
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome Diet
  • J
  • Jenny Craig Diet
  • Jillian Michaels Diet
  • Juice Fasts
  • K
  • Ketogenic Diets
  • L
  • LA Weight Loss Program
  • Lactose Intolerance Diet
  • Lacto-Vegetarianism
  • Liquid Diets
  • Local Diet
  • Low-Cholesterol Diet
  • Low-Fat Diet
  • Low-Protein Diet
  • Low-Sodium Diet
  • Low-Sugar Diet
  • M
  • Macrobiotic Diet
  • Macronutrients
  • Magnesium
  • Maker's Diet
  • Malnutrition
  • Manganese
  • Maple Syrup Urine Disease
  • Mayo Clinic Diet (Fad Diet)
  • Mayo Clinic Plan (Official)
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Medifast
  • Mediterranean Diet
  • Menopause Diet
  • Men's Nutrition
  • Mercury Poisoning
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Metabolism
  • Minerals
  • Molybdenum
  • MyPlate
  • N
  • Native American Diet
  • Negative Calorie Diet
  • Niacin
  • Northern European Diet
  • Nutrigenomics
  • NutriSystem
  • Nutrition and Mental Health
  • Nutrition Literacy
  • O
  • Obesity
  • Okinawa Diet
  • Omega-3 and Omega-6 Fatty Acids
  • Optifast
  • Optimum Health Plan
  • Oral Health and Nutrition
  • Organic Food
  • Orlistat
  • Osteoporosis Diet
  • Ovolactovegetarianism
  • Ovovegetarianism
  • P
  • Pacific Islander American Diet
  • Pacific Islander Diet
  • Paleo Diet
  • Pantothenic Acid
  • Peanut Butter Diet
  • Perricone Diet
  • Personality Type Diet
  • Phytonutrients
  • Pica
  • Pregnancy Diet
  • Pritikin Diet
  • Probiotics
  • Protein
  • R
  • Raw Foods Diet
  • Religion and Dietary Practices
  • Renal Nutrition
  • Riboflavin
  • Rice-Based Diets
  • Richard Simmons Diet
  • Rosedale Diet
  • S
  • Scandinavian Diet
  • Scarsdale Diet
  • School Lunches
  • Selenium
  • Senior Nutrition
  • Shangri-la Diet
  • Six Day Body Makeover
  • Six Week Body Makeover
  • Slim-Fast
  • Slim4Life
  • Sodium
  • Sonoma Diet
  • South American Diet
  • South Beach Diet
  • Soy
  • Spirulina
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Subway Diet
  • Sugar
  • Suzanne Somers Weight Loss Plan
  • T
  • Thiamin
  • 3-Day Diet
  • 3-Hour Diet
  • TLC Diet
  • Trans Fats
  • Traveler's Diarrhea
  • Triglycerides
  • Trim Kids
  • U
  • Ulcers
  • V
  • Veganism
  • Vegetarianism
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin D
  • Vitamin E
  • Vitamin K
  • Vitamin Toxicity
  • Vitamins
  • Volumetrics
  • W
  • Water and Nutrition
  • Weight Cycling
  • Weight Loss 4 Idiots
  • Weight Watchers
  • Whole Foods vs. Processed Foods
  • Whole Grains
  • Wilson Disease
  • Women's Nutrition
  • Z
  • Zinc
  • Zone Diet
  • Organizations
  • Glossary