Chapter 10. Nutrition and Physical Health

  1. Vee P. Prasher1 and
  2. Matthew P. Janicki2
  1. Dawna Torres Mughal

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776216.ch10

Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

How to Cite

Mughal, D. T. (2002) Nutrition and Physical Health, in Physical Health of Adults with Intellectual Disabilities (eds V. P. Prasher and M. P. Janicki), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776216.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Monyhull Hospital, Kings Norton, Birmingham

  2. 2

    University of Illinois at Chicago

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405102193

Online ISBN: 9780470776216

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Keywords:

  • nutrition;
  • food;
  • health promotion;
  • vitaminsa;
  • quality of life

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Role of Nutrition in Health

  • Food, Health and Culture

  • Dietary Guidelines for Healthful Diets

  • Nutritional Needs

  • Conclusion

  • References