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- Contemporary Nutrition is a complete and balanced resource for nutrition information written at a level non-science majors can understand. 

- Current research is at the core of the tenth edition, with revised statistics, incorporation of new results of clinical trials, and updated recommendations. 

- The text provides students who lack a strong science background the ideal balance of reliable nutrition information and practical consumer-oriented knowledge.

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Part One Nutrition: A Key to Health

1 Nutrition, Food Choices, and Health

2 Guidelines for Designing a Healthy Diet

3 The Human Body: A Nutrition Perspective

Part Two Energy Nutrients and Energy Balance

4 Carbohydrates

5 Lipids

6 Proteins

7 Energy Balance and Weight Control

Part Three Vitamins, Minerals, and Water

8 Vitamins

9 Water and Minerals

Part Four Nutrition: Beyond the Nutrients

10 Nutrition: Fitness and Sports

11 Eating Disorders

12 Undernutrition Throughout the World

13 Safety of Our Food Supply

Part Five Nutrition: A Focus on Life Stages

14 Nutrition During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

15 Nutrition from Infancy Through Adolescence

16 Nutrition During Adulthood