The year 2013: nutrition at the top of the global agenda.

14:20 EDT 29th May 2015 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "The year 2013: nutrition at the top of the global agenda."

No Summary Available

Affiliation

President-Elect, IUNS Department of Nutrition and Food Science University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana Email: aalartey@ug.edu.gh or aalartey@hotmail.com.

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Public health nutrition
ISSN: 1475-2727
Pages: 1531-2

Links

PubMed Articles [15689 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Lino M. Expenditures on Children by Families, 2013. Washington, DC: US Department of Agriculture, Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion; 2014. Miscellaneous Publication No. 1528-2013.

Sexual and reproductive health and rights in the sustainable development goals and the post-2015 development agenda: less than a year to go.

Since the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo in 1994 there have been significant achievements in moving towards the goal of sexual and reproductive health and right...

Leveraging the Laboratory Response Network Model for the Global Health Security Agenda.

Promoting global health security as an international priority is a challenge; the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in its Global Health Security Agenda has articulated the importanc...

Malnutrition and disability: unexplored opportunities for collaboration.

There is increasing international interest in the links between malnutrition and disability: both are major global public health problems, both are key human rights concerns, and both are currently pr...

Global Agenda, Local Health: Including Concepts of Health Security in Preparedness Programs at the Jurisdictional Level.

The Global Health Security Agenda's objectives contain components that could help health departments address emerging public health challenges that threaten the population. As part of the agenda, part...

Clinical Trials [1704 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

2013 Annual National Digital Rectal Exam (DRE) Day Study

We aim to determine the effectiveness of 2013 "Mag paDRE ka" programme in increasing general public awareness on prostate health and promoting prostate health assessment among Filipino mal...

Nutrition and Resistance Training in Head and Neck Cancer

To test the effects of nutrition versus nutrition with resistance exercise on muscle mass loss, fatigue and outcomes of concurrent chemo radiation.

The Immunogenicity and Safety of 2013-2014 Trivalent Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the immunogenicity and safety of 2013-2014 trivalent seasonal influenza vaccine in 60 healthy infants aged 6-35 months old, 60 healthy adults aged ...

Behavioral & Nutritional Treatment to Help CF Preschoolers Grow

The primary objective of this NIH funded clinical trial is to conduct a multi-center, randomized, controlled trial comparing two interventions: a behavioral plus nutrition intervention to ...

Supplemental Parenteral Nutrition in Critically Ill Adults: A Pilot Randomised Controlled Trial

One of the essential treatments for assisting patients in their recovery from illness is the provision of nutrition in a liquid form which is delivered into the stomach or as a fluid into ...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Increase in the temperature of the atmosphere near the Earth's surface and in the troposphere, which can contribute to changes in global climate patterns.

Evaluation and measurement of nutritional variables in order to assess the level of nutrition or the NUTRITIONAL STATUS of the individual. NUTRITION SURVEYS may be used in making the assessment.

The study of NUTRITION PROCESSES, as well as the components of food, their actions, interaction, and balance in relation to health and disease in animals.

The study of NUTRITION PROCESSES as well as the components of food, their actions, interaction, and balance in relation to health and disease of children, infants or adolescents.

The administering of nutrients for assimilation and utilization by a patient who cannot maintain adequate nutrition by enteral feeding alone. Nutrients are administered by a route other than the alimentary canal (e.g., intravenously, subcutaneously).

Search BioPortfolio:
Loading
Advertisement

Relevant Topics

Public Health
Latest News Clinical Trials Research Drugs Reports Corporate
Public health is the scientific, political and sociological approach by a society to maximise the health of the population through disease preventaion and mainenance of healthy life-styles. The mains areas of public health are epidemiology, biostatistics...

Women's Health
Latest News Clinical Trials Research Drugs Reports Corporate
Women's Health - key topics include breast cancer, pregnancy, menopause, stroke Follow and track Women's Health News on BioPortfolio: Women's Health News RSS Women'...

Food
Latest News Clinical Trials Research Drugs Reports Corporate
Food is any substance consumed to provide nutritional support for the body. It is usually of plant or animal origin, and contains essential nutrients, such as carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, or minerals. The substance is ingested by an organism ...

Advertisement

Searches Linking to this Article