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Author Daniel, Kaayla T.

Title The whole soy story : the dark side of America's favorite health food / Kaayla T. Daniel.

Imprint Washington, DC : New Trends Publishing, c2005.

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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    613.26 DAN    Available
Description xviii, 457 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part 1. A short history of soy. Soy in the east -- Soy goes west -- The ploy of soy -- Part 2. Types of soy. Green pods, yellow beans and black eyes -- The good old soys : soybeans with culture -- Not milk and uncheese : the udder alternatives -- All American soy : first generation soy products -- All American soy : second generation soy products -- Soy oil and margarine : fat of the land -- Soy lecithin : sludge to profit -- Not trusting the process -- Formula for disaster -- Part 3. Macronutrients in soy. Soy protein : the inside scoop -- Soy fat : shortening life -- Soy carbohydrate : the flatulence factor -- Part 4. Antinutrients in soybeans. Protease inhibitors : tryping on soy -- Phytates : ties that bind -- Lectins : glutins for punishment -- Saponins : soap in your mouth -- Oxalates : casting stones -- Part 5. Heavy metals. Manganese toxicity : ADD-ing it up -- Fluoride toxicity : dental and mental fluorosis -- Aluminum toxicity : foil-ing health -- Part 6. Soy allergens : shock of the new. The rise in soy allergies -- The soy-free challenge -- Part 7. Soy estogens : hormone havoc. Phytoestrogens : food's fifth column -- Soy and the thyroid : a pain in the neck -- Soy infant formula : birth control for baby? -- Soy and the reproductive system : breeding discontent -- Soy and cancer : high hopes and hype.
Subject Soyfoods.
Natural foods.
ISBN 0967089751 : $29.95
9780967089751

 
    
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