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A study on Quality of Life in Indian adults-Outcomes and role of nutrition
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By - Dr. Madhavi Marathe, Dr. Pushkala Padmanabh

Quality of Life (QoL) encompasses a multi-dimensional concept of an individual’s general well-bei...

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Multiple FGIDs in Infants & its impacts on Quality of Life
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By - Dr. Lalit Verma
MD, FAAP Paediatrics (USA) New York Medical College, CCST (Canada) Stollery Children’s Hospital , Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology

In infancy, gut physiology and function are still developing and maturing. This may cause variable ...

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Benefits of DHA Supplementations in Infants: Results From The DIAMOND Trial
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Nutrition and Growth in Infants
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By - Dr. Vinit P. Samdani
MD (Pediatrics), Hon. Asst. Professor of Pediatrics Grant Medical College & Sir J. J. Group of Hospitals, Hon. Pediatrician Jaslok, Bhatia, Saifee, HN Reliance Hospitals

Good Nutrition is an integral part of an infant’s growth and development to support the physiolog...

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FAQ's in Preterm Care and Nutrition Answered by Experts
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By - Dr. Arvind Shenoi, Dr. Nilesh Nikhilesh Rao
Chief Neonatologist and Medical Director, Cloudnine Hospital,Old Airport Road, Bangalore, Consultant Neonatologist, Cloudnine Hospital, Old Airport Road, Bangalore

Nutrition in preterm infants is important for growth, metabolism and immunity. What are the develop...

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FAQ's in Preterm Care and Nutrition Answered by Experts
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By - Dr. Pankaj Garg
Senior Consultant, Department of Neonatology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi.

All preterm neonates are not same.How do we decideon feeding option for the preterm neonate? Feedin...

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Feeding Of Low Birth Weight Neonates
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By - Dr. Pankaj Garg
Senior Consultant, Department of Neonatology, Institute of Child Health, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi

Newborn nutrition is a vital part of the well-being of an infant. The period of rapid growth in inf...

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Human Milk Science The Variability In Composition And Consistency In Benefits
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By - Dr. Bernd Stahl
R&D director, Human Milk Research, Nutricia Research, Utrecht

A recent statement by WHO 2011 recommends exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months, and con...

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Nutrition Management Of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
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By - Dr. Dharini Krishnan
Consultant dietitian, Chennai. Former President, Indian Dietetic Association

Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM) has been defined as "glucose tolerance of variable severity wit...

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Anaphylaxis A Major Food Allergy Condition in Infants
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

Cow’s milk is the most common food allergen in infants. Infants with IgE (Immunoglobulin E)- med...

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Role of Iron in Brain Development of Infants
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

Iron is an essential nutrient for the developing foetus, neonate, infant, and child. Its requireme...

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Role of Dietary Fats in Infant Growth
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

Optimum nutrition is vital in infancy as it is a period of rapid growth and development. Dietary fa...

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7 Indications To Use Amino Acid-Based Feeds infographic
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

AAF minimizes the risk of eHF failure and prevents further weight loss in infants who fail to thriv...

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Protein - The pro-growth nutrient for infants
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

Growth and development between birth and weaning are key for long-term well-being and prevention of...

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Importance of Carbohydrates for Optimal Infant Growth
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By - Danone nutricia academy

Good nutrition is essential for rapid growth and brain development that occurs during an infant’s...

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Protein and Immunonutrients: Shaping the Health of Mother and Child
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

The nutritional requirements are also high during pregnancy to promote maternal metabolism, tissue ...

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A Step-By-Step Diagnostic Solution for Cow’s Milk Allergy
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

CMA affects 2-5% of children (aged < three years) worldwide.1 Whereas in India, it is observed in ...

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Nutritional Therapy for strengthening Immunity in Diabetes
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

Nutritional Therapy for strengthening Immunity in Diabetes

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Importance of Protein intake in Cancer
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

Cancer continues to be a major health problem worldwide despite advances in medical technology for ...

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Hypoallergenic Feeds For Infants Allergic To Cow Milk
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

The hypoallergenic feed can provide adequate nutritionto children with cow’s milk allergyand supp...

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Immunity - An Armour To Fight Infections
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

‘Prevention is better than cure’ is a common saying and it seems to be quite pertinent in the c...

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How To Manage Gestational Diabetes? Facts Unfolded!
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) can cause high blood sugar levels in pregnant women. It may als...

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Benefits of lactose on Infant’s Health
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By - Danone nutricia academy

It constitutes around 40% of the energy and considered as optimum food for infants.

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Benefits of Protein Hydrolysates Over Intact Protein
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy

Protein hydrolysates/hydrolysed proteins have a clear advantage over the intact proteins particular...

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LCPUFA Supplementation in Pre-term Infants: Is it required?
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By - Danone Nutricia Academy
Experts

Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), a long chain polyunsaturated fatty acid (LCPUFA), is necessary for cogn...

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Significance Of Dietary Iron In Complementary Feeding
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By - Mrs. Salome Benjamin
Consultant Dietician and Nutritionist , Director Nutrition Academics-Cuddles Foundation , Mumbai

Iron is one of the important trace element found in human body that actively participates in variou...

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Lactation
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By - Danone Nutricia India
Experts

The nutritional link between the mother and the child continues even after birth. The new-born depe...

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Nutrition Management Of Persistent Diarrhea
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By - Ms. Anuja Agarwala
(M.Sc), RD Dietician (Pediatrics) at All India Institute of Medical sciences, New Delhi

Persistent diarrhea is passage of frequent loose watery stools for 14 days. It usually starts as an...

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Guideline Recommendations For DHA And AA In Term Infant Formulas
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By - Danone Nutricia India
For healthcare professionals only

The present article outlines the recent guidelines that suggest optimum levels of DHA and AA in an ...

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Influence Of DHA And AA On Neurological And Visual Development Of Infants
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By - Danone Nutricia India
For healthcare professionals only

The aim of this article is to discuss the role of DHA and AA on the neurological and visual develop...

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Complementary Feeding : Introducing Solid Foods - The Role Of Variety, Vegetables And Repeated Exposure
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By - Prof Marion M Hetherington
School of Psychology, University of Leeds, UK

Questions & Answers : As food allergies are increasing, what is the ideal time to start complementa...

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Nutritional Management across Life Stages

Good Nutrition, a prerequisite for a healthy life is ensured through careful planning of balanced diets. Find here guiding principles for planning diets across various lifestages.

  • Geriatric Nutrition
  • Lactation
  • Basic Dietetics
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Medical Nutrition Therapies

Diet is the mainstay in the prevention and management of various diseases. This section provides dietary guidelines for disease management.

  • GDM (Gestational Diabetes Mellitus)
  • PCOS (Polycystic ovary syndrome)
  • Underweight
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