70% of girls are taller than their mothers, proof of better nutritional status – according to MINIMat study – Bangladesh

70% of girls are taller than their mothers, proof of better nutritional status – according to MINIMat study – Bangladesh

November 21, 2022 icddr,b has been following a cohort of 3,625 children of 4,436 women since 2001 in a study called MINIMat (Maternal and Infant Nutrition Interventions in Matlab Bangladesh). The mothers were enrolled in the study at around 8 weeks into their pregnancy. The study resulted in over 100 publications and a wealth of …

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Report – The New Indian Express

Report – The New Indian Express

By Express press service BHUBANESWAR: Covid-19 and Cyclone Yaas has negatively affected the food and nutrition security of children and women in the state. While Koraput was the best performing district in terms of utilization of various services, Khurda was the worst performing district during the pandemic, a report released by the Odisha government reveals. …

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Marble City Pharmacy unveils drive-thru and renovated building with groundbreaking ceremony on Monday

Marble City Pharmacy unveils drive-thru and renovated building with groundbreaking ceremony on Monday

SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Marble City Pharmacy will officially unveil its newly renovated building and operational drive-thru window with a grand opening ceremony on Monday, December 12. In June, Marble City Pharmacy moved into temporary accommodation as the renovation process began. The decision to revamp the pharmacy was a co-owner Jared Johnson thought was a long …

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hul: Scoop: HUL, other FMCG majors in sales talks with nutrition company Oziva

hul: Scoop: HUL, other FMCG majors in sales talks with nutrition company Oziva

Hindustan Unilever (HUL) has been in talks to acquire herbal supplement brand Oziva, several people in the know have said, signaling the start of what could trigger a wave of consolidation in the direct-to-consumer (D2C) brand market. ). Oziva, which sells nutrition and fitness products in categories including women’s health, skin, hair, men’s health and …

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CDC awards .2 million to UAMS to establish statewide collaboration to improve maternal and child health

CDC awards $1.2 million to UAMS to establish statewide collaboration to improve maternal and child health

Enlarge image A young mother gently cradles her baby in her arms. December 7, 2022 | LITTLE ROCK – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has been awarded $1.2 million in federal funds over five years to help establish a Perinatal Quality Collaborative (PQC) to improve the quality of care for mothers and …

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Gloucestershire sports nutrition specialist wins European Sustainability Award

Gloucestershire sports nutrition specialist wins European Sustainability Award

Nutrition X, Gloucester-based sports nutrition specialists, celebrate another successful year by capping it off with an exciting Europe-wide award, highlighting the company’s impressive move towards a more sustainable future over the of the last 12 months. Last week the European Specialist Sports Nutrition Awards (ESSNA) were held in London, aiming to celebrate the best sports …

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Alberta’s 2 Deputy Chief Medical Officers of Health resign

Alberta’s 2 Deputy Chief Medical Officers of Health resign

Less than a month after their boss was fired, two of Alberta’s top doctors have resigned from their provincial government posts, Health Minister Jason Copping revealed on Wednesday. Copping was asked about the departures during question period in the Alberta legislature by NDP health critic David Shepherd. “I can confirm that both – both – …

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