Vitamania: Our Obsessive Quest for Nutritional Perfection

by Catherine Price | Audiobooks |
ISBN: 1481502824 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingAzukiwing of Miami, Florida USA on 11/6/2015
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Journal Entry 1 by wingAzukiwing from Miami, Florida USA on Friday, November 06, 2015
I find this audiobook filled with intriguing and useful information. It's rather comprehensive, from the discovery of the vitamins, the related benefit and illnesses, and our current obsession with fortified food.

Early on in the book it mentioned that almost of the synthetic vitamins we ingest in the U.S. was manufactured in China. As companies in the U.S. import and blend these ingredients together to create their own brand of multi-vitamins and supplements, few people knew of the source. I find this rather disturbing, consider the industrial pollution, lack of supervision and regulation, and the commonplace food adulteration that goes on over there. All the more reason not to pop those pills but focus on a varied and healthy diet instead!

Journal Entry 2 by Moody-Blue at Meers, Oklahoma USA on Friday, February 10, 2017
Looks like a good one. Thanks!

Journal Entry 3 by Moody-Blue at Meers, Oklahoma USA on Sunday, March 12, 2017
A comprehensive history of vitamins from before they were even theorized and named to current uses and efficacy. It's a long book, full of details, but much more interesting than you'd think.

Journal Entry 4 by Moody-Blue at Montrose, Colorado USA on Sunday, June 03, 2018
Offered up and claimed from the Audio VBB. Off to AZ now...

Journal Entry 5 by BOOKWORMINUSALL at Mesa, Arizona USA on Sunday, June 10, 2018
Found on doorstep after returning from my little Granddaughter's very first dance recital earlier today...SO precious. ; ) THANK YOU for sending this as part of JudySlump612's Round 2 BigJohnLefty Memorial Audio VBB , Moody-Blue. I'm looking forward listening to the history, science, hype and other details this one provides. ; )

Scanned cover of this copy of this Audio Book into this Journal Entry.

Journal Entry 6 by BOOKWORMINUSALL at Mesa, Arizona USA on Monday, August 05, 2019
Sending this (and Vegan Freak , a Wishlist Book wished for by a fellow BCer on 29 November 2018) as a SURPRISE RABCK , as part of a Multiple Challenge Release for...

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2019 Keep Them Moving (KTM) Release Challenge,

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Journal Entry 7 by BOOKWORMINUSALL at Denver, Colorado USA on Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Released 1 yr ago (8/7/2019 UTC) at Denver, Colorado USA


Expected delivery date Saturday 8/10/2019.
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