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Nutritional Issues In Sickle Cell Anemia

INTRODUTIONSickle Cell Anemia (SCA) is the most important monogenic hereditary illness in the world. Its high prevalence…

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Feeding babies with solid food early raises obesity risk later

USresearchers have found that feeding babies with solid foods too early wasassociated with increased odds of obesity…

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WHO issues guidance on emerging double threat of childhood obesity and undernutrition in low and middle income countries

WHO's Essential Nutrition ActionsTo help countries close these policy gaps, WHO has issued a consolidated packageof 24…

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Objectifs du millénaire pour le développement et Nutrition

En 2000 à New York, 193 membres de l’ONU et au moins 23 organisations ont fixé  et adopté 8 objectifs dont la…

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Alimentação Complementar – Últimas Descobertas

Quão importante é para os bebés aprender amastigar1. Um bebé que esteja exposto a alimentostexturizados a partir dos 9…

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Nutrition Interventions To Decrease The Prevalence Of Childhood Overweight And Obesity

(Prepared by Cecile van Niekerk under supervision of Gerda Gericke andZelda White)There are many interventions for the…

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Dicas Para A Introdução De Alimentos Sólidos À Crianças Na Fase De Alimentação Complementar

Palavras chave: alimentos sólidos,alimentos complementares, crianças alimentadas exclusivamente com leite materno.A OMS…

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NNI in Africa joins hands with the Ivorian Paediatric Society to reduce child mortality

From 24 to 26June 2015, the Ivorian Paediatric Society (SIP) held its 7thCongress, which focused on Prevention of…

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NNIA collaborates with relevant associations to raise nutrition knowledge of health care providers

In line with the Nestlé Nutrition Institute Africa’s focus on information sharing as well as education and training to…

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