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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 80
Published: 15 December 2014
10.1159/000360254
EISBN: 978-3-318-02672-6
... Abstract Adolescence is a nutritionally vulnerable stage of life as a result of physical, physiological, lifestyle and social factors. Nutrition is a leading adolescent health challenge globally; the main problems are undernutrition, obesity, and iron deficiency anemia. Obesity is a greater...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 178
Published: 30 May 2012
10.1159/000337814
EISBN: 978-3-318-02163-9
... Abstract A general review is given on advantages and disadvantages of the various forms of e-Health. The sparse available literature on e-Health and peritoneal dialysis is discussed. It is concluded that in general e-Health interventions lead to small but to moderate positive effects on primary...
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Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 21
Published: 17 June 2009
10.1159/000224216
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9185-0
... Abstract This chapter provides a summary of various approaches to behaviour change in oral health. The current research evidence does not support the practice of giving ‘instructions’ or ‘advice’ to patients as a means of modifying their attitudes or changing their health behaviours. A number...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 47
Published: 23 December 2003
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-01029-9
EISBN: 978-3-318-01029-9
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 98
Published: 31 December 2023
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-07263-1
EISBN: 978-3-318-07263-1
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Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530614
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... Abstract Dental caries is the most prevalent oral health disease and affects the health of individual and populations. The conventional disease metrics do not represent the impact of caries on people’s lives. Oral-health-related quality of life measures were developed to help understand which...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 97
Published: 12 May 2023
10.1159/000528992
EISBN: 978-3-318-07170-2
..., HMOs have gained special attention as their industrial production has allowed the study of their structure-function relation in reductionist experimental setups. This has shed light on how HMOs steer microbiome and immune system development in early life but also how HMOs affect infant health (e.g...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 97
Published: 12 May 2023
10.1159/000529004
EISBN: 978-3-318-07170-2
... and age-adapted portion sizes. Introduction Until the middle of the 20th century, the major threats to the health and well-being of children were linked to undernutrition and infectious diseases. While these two aspects remain important causes of ill health of children globally, it is now clear...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 97
Published: 12 May 2023
10.1159/000528990
EISBN: 978-3-318-07170-2
... nutritional function to a platform to mitigate and protect against chronic diseases. A healthy diet has now become the goal to achieve this. The World Health Organization defines a healthy diet as one that helps to protect against malnutrition in all its forms, whether undernutrition, overnutrition...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 96
Published: 30 June 2022
10.1159/000519384
EISBN: 978-3-318-07015-6
... Abstract Approaches to enteral feeding significantly preterm infants’ impact short-term outcomes including survival, late-onset sepsis (LOS), and necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), and neurodevelopmental and later health outcomes. Clinical practice and trial data are dominated by short-term...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 96
Published: 30 June 2022
10.1159/000519393
EISBN: 978-3-318-07015-6
... Abstract Deficiency or excess of specific micronutrients is common in preterm infants and can have many effects on health outcomes, ranging from life-threatening electrolyte disturbances to long-term effects on growth, brain development, bone health, and the risk of retinopathy of prematurity...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 96
Published: 30 June 2022
10.1159/000519405
EISBN: 978-3-318-07015-6
... The health of very low birth weight infants is often challenged by immature tissues and organ systems including the gut and immune system paired with an unusual environment of a premature extrauterine life. Preterm birth comes with premature exposure to microbes that start to colonize...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 124
Published: 15 June 2022
10.1159/000516719
EISBN: 978-3-318-06296-0
...), and fitness (performance- and health-related) components. PA is also the most variable component of EE. On average, levels of PA tend to decline from late childhood through adolescence, and boys are more active than girls. PA occurs in a variety of contexts – free play, physical education, informal...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 124
Published: 15 June 2022
10.1159/000517240
EISBN: 978-3-318-06296-0
... Metabolic programming of long-term health Developmental origins of adult health and disease Breastfeeding and obesity Long-term impact of infant feeding Non-communicable disease risk Key Messages Environmental cues, including nutritional and metabolic exposures during sensitive...