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January 2002
Environmental Nutrition;Jan2002, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p7
Presents a question-and answer advisory on food nutrition. Tips on the prevention of kidney stones; Benefits of eating low-acid foods; Effect of excess acid on the body.


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