Integrating nutrition with ecology: balancing the health of humans and biosphere

  title={Integrating nutrition with ecology: balancing the health of humans and biosphere},
  author={Anthony J. Mcmichael},
  journal={Public Health Nutrition},
  pages={706 - 715}
  • A. Mcmichael
  • Published 1 September 2005
  • Medicine
  • Public Health Nutrition
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