Bioactive nutrition and infant gut development - Dr. Ryan Carvalho
Scientific advances have enabled a better understanding of some of the unique components in human milk, termed ‘bioactives’, which are thought to protect against infection and inflammation, and contribute to immune maturation and healthy microbial colonisation.
Childhood Obesity The Thin Opportunity
"Obesity is a heterogeneous disorder with multifactorial causes Obesity is a public health problem and a risk factor for several chronic diseases Global epidemic ,Not driven by changing gene pool, Sedentary lifestyle, Too much in , Too little out ,More than 1 in 4 preschoolers are overweight or o
Macromicronutrients and Development
"Micronutrient deficiencies are common throughout the world not just in developing countries.Diet is an important modifiable factor.Children who are not adequately nourished are at risk for failing to reach their developmental potential in cognitive, motor, and socio-emotional abilities.
The Right Milk Low Protien Insights
"A high growth rate in infancy is one of the factors contributing to an increased risk of overweight and obesity .It was shown that the age from 0 to 6 months is a vulnerable period for programming of future metabolism of the offspring At this period, consumption of nutrient- and energy-dense foo
Nutritional Adequacy and Picky Eating Behaviour
"Picky eating is an eating disorder that starts in early childhood, where a child frequently demonstrates one or more of the following three pillars: Loss of interest in food (a behavioural disturbance at meal times) Neophobia (a tendency to refusal of new and/or certain foods) Strong food prefer
Advantages of Breast Feeding
"Breast Milk is a Nutritionally balanced meals.Human milk is species-specific.It is uniquely superior for infant feeding All substitute feeding preparations differ significantly from it Exclusive breastfeeding is the normative model against which alternative feeding methods are measured.promotes