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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 199
Published: 17 December 2021
10.1159/000517722
EISBN: 978-3-318-06937-2
...: The prevalence of CKD in Brazil, India, Nigeria, Portugal, and South Africa is, respectively, 5.8–25.2, 13–17.2, 7.8–23.5, 6.1–20.7, and 6.4–17.3%, and is higher among the most disadvantaged populations. Challenges: The present study intends to make an intersection between health sciences, considering...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 121
Published: 01 December 2020
10.1159/000507521
EISBN: 978-3-318-06698-2
... Abstract The double burden of malnutrition (DBM), i.e., coexistence of under- and overnutrition, is an emerging issue in most of the low- and middle-income countries of the world. Using field survey data conducted in and around the city of Bangalore, India in 2018, we examine the patterns...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 121
Published: 01 December 2020
10.1159/000507515
EISBN: 978-3-318-06698-2
... Abstract Home to a significant proportion of the world’s population, India is one of the hardest hit countries when it comes to malnutrition. While the magnitude of malnutrition in India is vast, it is also unevenly spread due to inequalities of the social, political, and economic situation...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 118
Published: 24 April 2018
10.1159/000484343
EISBN: 978-3-318-06253-3
... Moringa varieties. We have acquainted Nilu Murmu and 2 young Santals with the harvesting and processing of Moringa. For the last 2 years, they have been working independently and have done a wonderful job. Introduction In West Bengal, India, Anne and Rolf Bucher have been working with the Santals...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 118
Published: 24 April 2018
10.1159/000484512
EISBN: 978-3-318-06253-3
... Abstract Undernutrition and overnutrition pose a significant challenge in many developing countries, including India. While one of the millennium development goal was to eradicate poverty and hunger by 2015, leaving health service workers with a compounding dilemma of solving both...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 81
Published: 19 June 2015
10.1159/000365904
EISBN: 978-3-318-02769-3
... Abstract Human milk fortification in preterm babies has become a standard of care in developed countries. Use of human milk fortifier (HMF) in very-low-birthweight infants is not a routine practice in India. There are concerns about high osmolality, feed intolerance, necrotizing enterocolitis...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 68
Published: 06 October 2011
10.1159/000325670
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9746-3
... Abstract Infant feeding and weaning practices in India continue to demonstrate that a significant number of infants do not receive colostrum (62.8% according to the National Family Health Survey, NFHS-2), though breastfeeding is universal and continued for a longer period. In NFHS-3 (2005–2006...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 63
Published: 17 March 2009
10.1159/000209969
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9010-5
... Abstract As a proportion of all deaths in India, cardiovascular disease (CVD) will be the largest cause of disability and death, by the year 2020. At the present stage of India’s health transition, an estimated 53% of deaths and 44% of disability-adjusted life-years lost are contributed...
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Series: Forum of Nutrition
Volume: 60
Published: 17 August 2007
10.1159/000107088
EISBN: 978-3-318-01499-0
... Abstract The prevalence of diabetes is rising rapidly in all developing countries and India alreadyhas the largest number of people with diabetes. Evidence for the rising prevalence of diabetesin India comes from recent population-based studies such as the Chennai Urban PopulationStudy (n...
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... Abstract 42 cases of ‘probable’ Multiple Sclerosis, 8 cases of neuromyelitis optica and 15 MS ‘possible’ cases have been reported from one centre in South India. These cases were seen during a period of 20 years. Information was collected from neurologists from other centres in South India...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 27
Published: 28 June 1977
10.1159/000399729
EISBN: 978-3-318-04211-5
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