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2019 Nutrition and Weight Control White Paper [Digital Edition]



How to Fight Age-Related Weight Gain

WHY is it so hard to eat right and control your weight? You know that eating right will help you maintain a healthy weight. You know that watching what you eat helps you stay fit and trim.

You also know that a healthy diet may even protect you against a variety of chronic health conditions:

  • Coronary heart disease
  • Diabetes
  • High cholesterol
  • High blood pressure
  • Arthritis
  • Certain types of cancer, like colon cancer

So WHY is it so hard to eat right and control your weight? Because there are so many obstacles to healthy eating:

  • Your busy lifestyle
  • The ready availability of high-calorie convenience foods
  • Super-sized portions
  • Too little time for physical activity
  • Conflicting information on what really works when it comes to nutrition and weight loss

Fortunately, help is at hand in your quest for good nutrition and safe, effective weight loss.

The 2019 Nutrition and Weight Control White Paper

Your Annual Guide to Eating Healthy and Managing Weight

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The Expertise You Require in the Layperson’s Language
You Can Understand and Apply

Despite the vast amount and variety of foods available, you might not be getting the best nutrition. In fact, just 1 in 10 adults meets the federal fruit or vegetable recommendations, according to a new study published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In addition, more than 2 in 3 adults in the U.S. are overweight or obese. Yet many don’t realize that they have a weight problem, and so they ignore health advice and warnings.

You might think that dietary changes made later in life will have little effect on your health. But changing dietary habits and losing weight in middle or even old age can significantly improve how you feel and can decrease your risk of chronic diseases.

To help you in your quest for a healthier lifestyle, two leading authorities have joined together to bring you the 2019 Nutrition and Weight Control White Paper.

Introducing Your Nutrition and Weight Control Experts

Christopher Gardner, Ph.D., is a nutrition scientist and the Rehnborg Farquhar Professor of Medicine at Stanford University. For more than 25 years, his research has examined the health benefits of vegetarian diets, weight loss diets, and foods such as soy, garlic, antioxidants, and omega-3 fatty acids. Dr. Gardner has overseen more than a dozen randomized clinical trials involving more than 2,000 study participants. His research in nutrition and diet explores motivators of positive dietary change that also consider the impact of food choices on animal welfare, climate change, and social justice issues. An additional focus is on food systems and ways to improve the quality of food provided by institutions such as schools, worksites, senior centers, hospitals, and food banks.

Barbara Sutherland, Ph.D., is a research nutritionist in the Nutrition and Metabolism Center at the Childrens Hospital Oakland Research Institute, the research arm of the UCSF Benioff Childrens Hospital Oakland. Dr. Sutherland has focused her research on the effects of dietary components on metabolism and chronic disease.

As the former statewide director of the University of Californias Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, Dr. Sutherland trained county nutrition educators on how best to address the nutritional, food safety, and financial planning needs of their low-income constituents. She received national recognition for her groundbreaking work in creating a research-based curriculum for nutrition educators, which is now in wide use throughout the United States. In addition, she has taught nutrition and food science in the Department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of California, Berkeley, and other local educational institutions. She currently is in private practice, applying her evidence-based nutrition science, food science, and culinary arts experience to help people improve their health and quality of life.

These nutrition and weight control specialists show you how to:

      • Lose unwanted pounds.
      • Decide which weight loss tips are best for you and which likely won’t work.
      • Choose exercises that help you lose weight and keep it off.
      • Shop for, prepare and enjoy a health-promoting, balanced diet.
      • Make healthier food choices using the USDA nutrition model

Order today…and these are just a few of the topics you’ll read:

      • Overeating? How your brain might be leading you on
      • The compelling case against sugar: Mounting evidence shows how it’s linked to a host of ills
      • The path to weight loss success: Dr. Christopher Gardner highlights the key findings from his research
      • Low-fat vs. low-carb diets: An ambitious study yields important insights into this weight loss debate
      • Now on the menu: Calorie counts: Can new rules help tackle obesity?

PLUS, our ever-popular “Ask the Expert” column in the 2019 Nutrition and Weight Control White Paper features expert answers to the questions on your mind as you look for the best healthy eating guidelines and the most successful weight loss strategies. But that’s not all.

You’ll also discover:

      • Whether its worth taking a multivitamin or multimineral supplements
      • Evidence for a baking soda wash for removing pesticide residue from fruits and vegetables
      • New insights on why it makes sense to eat slowly to lose weight
      • An experts guidance on a path to weight loss
      • Whether 3,500 calories is still the golden number for losing a pound of weight
      • The latest recommendations on fat intake
      • The truth about organic food and cancer risk
      • A ranking of the best diets

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The White Papers are published by the University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health. These publications are an outgrowth of the Schools commitment to help improve the health and wellness of our community of readers by publishing expert advice on prevention, diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of ailments and disorders. We provide trusted, authoritative health guidance from leading physicians and researchers at Americas top medical centers and hospitals.

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The faculty, consistently noted as among the leading scholars in their respective fields, comprises approximately 150 investigators. Among our faculty are Institute of Medicine members, American Association for the Advancement of Science fellows, Fulbright fellows, and National Academy of Sciences members. The School enrolls approximately 575 graduate students a year, as well as educating about 425 undergraduate students through the upper-division public health major. The School’s more than 15,000 graduates can be found working throughout the world, both in the public and private sectors.

The School of Public Health believes that everyone,
everywhere has the right to a healthy life

Your purchase of the 2019 Nutrition and Weight Control White Paper supports the School of Public Health faculty and students in their work to confront the major health challenges of our generation. A portion of every sale goes to funding scholarships. Your purchase will directly benefit your own health as well as those in your community.

You can count on the White Papers to bring you medical information that is trustworthy, impeccably researched and current.

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FREE Nutrition and Weight Control Health Tips:

Better Health by the Plateful!

A Dietary Approach to Disease Prevention

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