HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Book of Food Counts by Corinne T. Netzer
Loading...

Book of Food Counts

by Corinne T. Netzer

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
370329,266 (4)None
None

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Showing 3 of 3
And excellent resource for anyone interested in diet and nutrition--although perhaps this 2003 books is of less utility in the day of the internet where much of this information is a click (or app) away. Contains thousands of alphabetically organized listings, including brand-name, frozen and fast food items and featuring calorie counts, grams of carbs, proteins, fats and fiber, sodium and cholesterol and calories. ( )
  LisaMaria_C | Sep 12, 2013 |
A must have for anyone on a diet or that cares about what they eat. This book would also be great for people who are diabetic. This books has just about everything imaginable in it!!! ( )
1 vote theresalee1980 | May 13, 2009 |
excellent book for anyone dieting. ( )
  diddle62 | Sep 27, 2006 |
Showing 3 of 3
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Amazon.com Review (ISBN 0440225647, Mass Market Paperback)

If you really want to analyze and/or change your diet, you need to know more than a count of the calories you're taking in; you also need to know the fat, cholesterol, fiber, and sodium. You get all this and more from The Complete Book of Food Counts, a 770-page paperback that lists every food you can think of, including brand-name items. Each food is analyzed by calories; grams of protein, carbohydrate, fat, and fiber; and milligrams of cholesterol and sodium. Let's say you're trying to stick to a healthy diet that is high in fiber and low in fat and sodium. Look up a food item and you'll see an array of brands compared, making it easy to find the healthiest choices. All major brands of packaged, canned, and frozen food items are listed. You can even look up a chain restaurant and check out menu options before you order; for example, a Carl's Jr. Santa Fe Chicken Sandwich feeds you 530 calories and a whopping 30 grams of fat (the same as a McDonald's Quarter Pounder with cheese!) and 1,230 milligrams of sodium. Know what you're eating--look it up before you buy! --Joan Price

(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:34:54 -0400)

(see all 6 descriptions)

With thousands of brand-new listings, this newly revised and updated edition of the phenomenal bestseller from America's #1 authority on the nutritional content of food is the most up-to-date, comprehensive, pocket-sized food count guide available. Reissue.… (more)

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
266 avail.
7 wanted
1 pay

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (4)
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
3 7
3.5
4 6
4.5
5 7

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 92,701,869 books! | Top bar: Always visible