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Save the Children's health and nutrition programs help girls and boys around the
world grow up healthy. Donate today to give children the nutrition they need.
The specific nutritional choices you and your children make are crucial.
Good nutrition is essential to good health and the American Academy of
Pediatrics encourages parents to think of their nutritional decisions as health
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Appropriate feeding practices stimulate bonding with the caregiver and psycho-
social development. They lead to improved nutrition and physical growth,
reduced susceptibility to common childhood illnesses and better resistance to
cope with them. Improved health outcomes in young children have long-lasting
Latest News CHNIS final results progress report: Zambia and Guatemala begin
Report Preparation Process, Data entry well underway for Cambodia and Kenya.
Learn more about all aspects of child health, including early nutrition, physical
activities for young children and other issues focused on a healthy lifestyle.
FANTA works to improve the health and nutrition of vulnerable children and
mothers in the developing world through programs supporting maternal and child
health and nutrition (MCHN).
Nutrition for kids: Guidelines for a healthy diet. You want your child to eat healthy
foods, but do you know which nutrients are necessary and in what amounts?
Here's a quick overview. By Mayo Clinic Staff ...
A better future for families everywhere. PATH's innovative work aims to save lives
and improve health for mothers and their children. For more than 30 years, PATH
has worked to improve maternal and child health and nutrition in developing
countries. We apply proven approaches and develop innovative technologies to
This notice solicits applications for the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Nutrition
Training Program. The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
will award funds to establish and enhance nutrition centers of excellence to
improve access to comprehensive, community-based, nutrition-centered, and
Studies have, however, shown that improved knowledge and awareness is not
always translated into appropriate actions. This study aimed at exploring the
factors determining mothers' choices of appropriate child health and nutrition
practices in the Gambia. Eight focus-group discussions (FGDs) were held with 63
This article reviews the central role of nutrition in advancing the maternal,
newborn, and child health agenda with a focus on evidence for effective
interventions generated using randomized controlled trials in low- and middle-
income countries (LMIC). The 1000 days spanning from conception to 2 years of
life are a critical ...
Following a baseline study in 2000, a demonstration Community Based Maternal
and Child Health Nutrition (Community Based MCHN), referred commonly as “
MCHN Project”, was launched in January 2001 in 907 villages located in 8
blocks of 4 districts of the state of Uttar Pradesh (Agra, Allahabad, Jhansi, and
Mar 31, 2011 ... Background. Child healthcare practices in China over the last 60 years have
extensively improved children's health and growth, yet new challenges lie ahead.
This review aims to summarise the successful experiences and the newly
identified problems in child healthcare in China.
Child health and nutrition is the linchpin to global development. Without good
health and nutrition, children may grow and develop into less productive adults,
constantly fighting infections and disease that keep them from prospering and
contributing to the world around them. The SickKids Centre for Global Child
Health, out ...
This article addresses fundamental aspects of maternal and child nutrition as well
as new research on undernutrition and its detrimental impact on long-term health.
The topic of maternal and child nutrition includes preconception, antenatal, and
postnatal maternal nutrition, women's nutrition throughout their reproductive ...