Child Health

Obesity or Stunting- Nutrition plays a critical role

It is a well known fact that children are a vulnerable segment of population and also very susceptible to morbidity due to infections. Various short term and long term health outcomes are associated with under-nutrition such as impaired immune function and consequent increased susceptibility to infections. Nutritional supplements can be served as an important source […]


Brain Nutrients: DHA is a Hero

Optimal nutrition intake is necessary for normal brain development.1 According to the UNICEF, the years from conception through birth till the age of eight years is a critical period for complete and healthy cognitive, emotional and physical growth of children.


Prevention and Detection of Childhood Obesity in Indian Children

Dr. Meghna Chawla DNB (Paediatrics), Fellowship in Paediatric Endocrinology (UK) Consultant Paediatric and Adolescent Endocrinologist, Ruby Hall Clinic, Pune Assistant Professor and In-charge, Paediatric Endocrine Clinic, SKN Medical College, Maharashtra


Indian Kids are Different, their Nutritional Needs are Different

Children and adolescents form the backbone of future generations and their health and nutrition play a significant role in human resource development. In modern times, children in developing countries are exposed to poverty, unstimulating home environments, malnutrition


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