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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 121
Published: 01 December 2020
10.1159/000507523
EISBN: 978-3-318-06698-2
... Abstract This study aims to assess the impact of future global development pathways on food and nutrition security, particularly on the composition of diets considering macronutrients. For this purpose, two alternative baseline scenarios until 2030 following the narratives of shared...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 92
Published: 14 January 2020
10.1159/000499557
EISBN: 978-3-318-06528-2
... in practice-ready aspects of nutrition. Over the past decade, the NNEdPro Global Centre in Cambridge (www.nnedpro.org.uk) has been working as a partnership between doctors, dietitians, nutritionists and others, both within and across borders to assess practice gaps affecting patients and the public...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 95
Published: 12 January 2021
10.1159/000511519
EISBN: 978-3-318-06866-5
... on iron, zinc, vitamin A, and iodine. Global monitoring shows that the combination of anemia rates, along with vitamin A deficiency and stunting, lead to an “alarmingly high” hidden hunger index in certain regions of the world, particularly sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia [ 2 ]. In addition...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 93
Published: 26 February 2020
10.1159/000503315
EISBN: 978-3-318-06649-4
... <5 years of age worldwide, one-third of whom live in India. Over 49 million children are wasted; yet globally, there are also 40 million overweight children. Up-to-date data on the magnitude and distribution of micronutrient malnutrition globally and in many countries are lacking. Anemia has been...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 93
Published: 26 February 2020
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-06649-4
EISBN: 978-3-318-06649-4
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Series: Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Volume: 22
Published: 11 February 2020
10.1159/000495429
EISBN: 978-3-318-06621-0
... deaths are concentrated in Southern Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, areas where provision of these interventions is low. A key area of unmet needs is towards reducing the number of stillbirths occurring globally. In this post-Millennium Development Goals era, the focus is now towards reducing disparities...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 89
Published: 06 August 2018
10.1159/000486492
EISBN: 978-3-318-06352-3
... Abstract The emergence of the endochondral skeleton in terrestrial animals enabled ambulation against increased gravitational forces and provided a storage site for scarce minerals essential for life. This skeletal upgrade increased overall fuel requirements and altered global energy balance...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 118
Published: 24 April 2018
10.1159/000484334
EISBN: 978-3-318-06253-3
... at the heart of global development efforts. The food crises of 2008 and the Lancet first series on maternal and child undernutrition helped galvanize world attention. The enormous health and economic consequences of malnutrition were recognized, and far more attention began to be paid to the multiple burdens...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 118
Published: 24 April 2018
10.1159/000484645
EISBN: 978-3-318-06253-3
.... This comparison demonstrates that most of the global population suffers a gross deficiency. The paper then reviews the policies of numerous relevant organizations who might be expected to be interested in the problem. This reveals a near universal lack of action, even awareness that there is a problem. Finally...
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Series: Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Volume: 21
Published: 11 December 2017
10.1159/000481325
EISBN: 978-3-318-06123-9
... Abstract Over the past 25 years of the Millennium Development Goal (MDG) era, the global figure of mortality in children under the age of 5 has dropped from 90 to 43 per 1,000 live births. The progress has been slower in terms of improvement in neonatal survival, reduction of stillbirths...
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Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 26
Published: 16 October 2017
10.1159/000479301
EISBN: 978-3-318-06113-0
... to produce any definitive figures on the global prevalence or incidence of root caries. Published studies have reported wide ranges for the prevalence of root caries (25-100%) and the mean Root Caries Index (9.7-38.7). The reported range for annual root caries incidence is also wide, from 10.1 to 40.6...
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Series: Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics
Volume: 42
Published: 29 November 2016
10.1159/000448532
EISBN: 978-3-318-05946-5
... Abstract This introduction serves to foreground current patterns associated with HIV and aging, globally. We highlight key trends by World Health Organization sub-region, and identify gaps in existing knowledge. HIV and aging is insufficiently documented, as prevalence data for those over age...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 115
Published: 24 May 2016
10.1159/000441882
EISBN: 978-3-318-05685-3
... of being able to do so)' [ 2 ], has become an increasingly serious problem in the Global North and is also becoming a problem in Germany. As the German government widely ignores this issue, leaving it to be dealt with by charities [ 3 ], individual coping strategies at the household level are key...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 115
Published: 24 May 2016
10.1159/000442102
EISBN: 978-3-318-05685-3
... Abstract For almost a generation now, scientists and policy makers have enthusiastically advanced genetically modified (GM) crops as a solution to both global food security and, specifically, the micronutrient needs of the hidden hungry. While genetic modification offers the prospect...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 84
Published: 18 January 2016
10.1159/000436948
EISBN: 978-3-318-05599-3
... Abstract In global health settings, there are three generic areas that require reliable biomarkers of nutritional status and function. Population surveillance needs to identify key nutrient deficiencies (or excesses) to monitor progress towards elimination of nutritional imbalances...
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