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Real food matters for health.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20873703     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Human health, an enigma that has been a part of human existence from its origins, is founded on the intake of food. Holistic health is concerned with issues of the body, soul/mind, and spirit. Using concepts from ecology, this article explores the relationships between food, nutrients, whole food diets, and health. An analysis of studies linking whole food to health and depressive disorders are presented in an attempt to move food and diets into mainstream mental health discussions. The purpose of this article is to demonstrate that real food matters for the health of all and is of vital consequence for improving the chronic conditions plaguing modern society's mental health.
Susan H V Crocker
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-09-22
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of psychosocial nursing and mental health services     Volume:  48     ISSN:  0279-3695     ISO Abbreviation:  J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-10-19     Completed Date:  2010-12-07     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8200911     Medline TA:  J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  48-54     Citation Subset:  IM; N    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2010, SLACK Incorporated.
Department of Nursing, Liberty UniversityOnline, Lynchburg, VA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Depression / etiology,  prevention & control
Diet* / adverse effects,  methods
Environmental Health
Food Additives / adverse effects
Food Habits*
Food Preferences
Health Promotion
Holistic Health*
Holistic Nursing
Mental Health*
Nutritive Value
United States
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Food Additives

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