Food and Mood: Second Edition

The Complete Guide To Eating Well and Feeling Your Best

Elizabeth Somer, M.A, R.N.; With a Preface by Dr. Nancy Snyderman

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Why do you feel tired after eating a full meal? Why do you have so much trouble concentrating? Why do you crave chocolate? Can diet affect depression? Is there a natural cure for insomnia? Nutrition expert Elizabeth Somer answers all these questions and more in this completely updated and revised second edition to her nutritional guide Food and Mood. The result of research encompassing thousands of the most up-to-date scientific studies, Somer explains how what we eat has a direct influence on how we feel, think, sleep, look, and act. She addresses specific food-related issues including health conditions, food cravings, diet struggles, stress, PMS, winter blues, energy levels, depression, memory, and sleep patterns, as well as tackling the issue of supplements and providing the real story on those you need and those you don't. Included is Somer's revolutionary Feeling Good Diet, a program that shows you how to take control of your eating habits to benefit mood and mental functioning now.

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Food and Mood, Second Edition
I.THE FOOD-MOOD LINKCHAPTER ONEHow Food Affects Your MoodWhat a miracle you are!• With little or no effort, you can remember simple and complicated facts and events, so that by the time you have reached adulthood, you are a rich canvas of experiences, memories, and relationships.• You can feel a wide array of emotions, from ecstasy and grief to boredom and apathy.• You can solve problems, untangle puzzles, develop plans, and form opinions.• You have a unique sense of humor and a one-of-a-kind personality, as well as personal dreams and hopes

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Now completely revised and updated, the "personal blueprint for controlling not only your cravings but your appetite, your weight, and maybe even your life." --New York Daily News

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Elizabeth Somer, M.A, R.N.; With a Preface by Dr. Nancy Snyderman

Elizabeth Somer, M.A., R. D., is the nutrition consultant for Good Morning America and the award-winning author of six books, including Nutrition for a Healthy Pregnancy and Nutrition for Women.

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Food and Mood: Second Edition
The Complete Guide To Eating Well and Feeling Your Best
Elizabeth Somer, M.A, R.N.; With a Preface by Dr. Nancy Snyderman

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Henry Holt and Co.
Holt Paperbacks
December 1999
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805062007
ISBN10: 0805062009
7 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches, 480 pages
$21.99

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Henry Holt and Co.
Holt Paperbacks
December 1999
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ISBN: 9781429941563
ISBN10: 1429941561
480 pages
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