Food as Medicine: Functional Food Plants of Africa by Maurice M. Iwu PDF

By Maurice M. Iwu

This accomplished publication files African vegetation used for useful and medicinal meals. It comprises greater than 60 designated monographs of African meals, describing meals with numerous features equivalent to prebiotic, probiotic, satiety, immune modulation, stress-reduction, activities functionality, psychological acuity, sleep-supporting, metabolic syndrome, antioxidant, and unsaturated fat. Plant description, botanical names and synonyms, plant half used, habitat and distribution, folks use, dietary content material, and chemistry are all totally specified. The e-book highlights indigenous African foodstuff processing applied sciences as much as the fashionable era.

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