Nutrition and Health

Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Dermatology

Editors: Watson, Ronald Ross, Zibadi, Sherma (Eds.)

  • Reviews the role dietary supplements play in the treatment and prevention of skin cancer and dermal damage due to aging and solar exposure
  • Provides today's most state-of-the-art knowledge in the field
  • Written by experts working on all aspects of supplementation, foods, and plant extracts that impact nutrition and skin health
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About this book

The role of Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Preventive Dermatology provides current and concise scientific appraisal of the efficacy of foods, nutrients, herbs, and dietary supplements in preventing dermal damage and cancer as well as improving skin health.  This important new volume reviews and presents new hypotheses and conclusions on the effects of different bioactive foods and their components derived particularly from vegetables, fruits, and herbs.  Primary emphasis is on treatment and prevention of dermal damage focusing on skin cancers with significant health care costs and mortality. Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Preventive Dermatology brings together expert clinicians and researchers working on the different aspects of supplementation, foods, and plant extracts and nutrition and skin health. Their expertise provides the most current knowledge in the field and will serve as the foundation for advancing future research. 

Table of contents (49 chapters)

  • Mediterranean Diet and Skin Health

    Primavesi, Laura (et al.)

    Pages 3-14

  • Immune-Mediated Disorders of Skin: Role of Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts?

    Kumar, Yashwant (et al.)

    Pages 15-25

  • UV Irradiations, Micronutrient Supplementation, and Cutaneous Health: Overview

    Hosseini, Saeed (et al.)

    Pages 27-37

  • Skin Health and Metabolic Complications

    Juturu, Vijaya

    Pages 39-47

  • Probiotics and Skin Health

    Guéniche, Audrey (et al.)

    Pages 49-58

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eBook $219.00
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  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $279.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-62703-166-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Dermatology
Editors
  • Ronald Ross Watson
  • Sherma Zibadi
Series Title
Nutrition and Health
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Humana Press
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-62703-167-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-62703-167-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-62703-166-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXV, 544
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