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Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology

Primordial Prevention of Non Communicable Disease

Editors: Kelishadi, Roya (Ed.)

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  • Provides preventive strategies to attenuate the development of non- communicable diseases (NCDs)
  • Comprehensive modifications for healthy lifestyle and gene-environment interactions for primordial prevention of NCDs are discussed
  • Provides an overview on the complex interactions of epigenetic related to the origins of NCDs
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This volume provides a comprehensive overview on developmental origins of health and disease regarding various factors related to the origins of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) from early life. It offers a summary of the impacts of various factors such as epigenetics; gene-environment interaction; ethnic predisposition to NCDs and their risk factors; prenatal factors; fetal programming; maternal weight status and weight gain during pregnancy; type of feeding during infancy; growth pattern during childhood; obesity; stunting; socioeconomic status; dietary and physical activity habits; as well as environmental factors including air pollution and global climate change on the development and progress of NCDs.

About the authors

Roya Kelishadi is a Professor of Pediatrics at the Child Growth and Development Research Center within the Research Institute for Primordial Prevention of Non Communicable Disease. Isfahan University of Medical Sciences.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)
  • Life-Cycle Approach for Prevention of Non Communicable Disease

    Pages 1-6

    Kelishadi, Roya

  • Epigenetics and Common Non Communicable Disease

    Pages 7-20

    Tabatabaiefar, Mohammad Amin (et al.)

  • The Role of Environmental Disruptor Chemicals in the Development of Non Communicable Disease

    Pages 21-31

    Zarean, Maryam (et al.)

  • Early Life Nutrition and Non Communicable Disease

    Pages 33-40

    Heidari-Beni, Motahar

  • Family Based Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Children by Lifestyle Change: The PEP Family Heart Study

    Pages 41-55

    Schwandt, Peter (et al.)

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eBook $119.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-10616-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.99
price for USA in USD
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at +1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (24 hours a day, 7 days a week).
  • Due: October 8, 2019
  • ISBN 978-3-030-10615-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Primordial Prevention of Non Communicable Disease
Editors
  • Roya Kelishadi
Series Title
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
Series Volume
1121
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-10616-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-10616-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-10615-7
Series ISSN
0065-2598
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 67
Number of Illustrations
3 illustrations in colour
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