Tag: "malnourishment" at medical news
More Importance To Be Given To Prenatal Nutrition
...d pressure, which damages vessels can also lead to malnourishment
in some cases problems can also result from intrauterine growth restriction. A series of experiments were conducted by researchers beginning with pregnant mice. The mice were separated into two groups of mothers and were studied for the three weeks ...
PET Scan find the Area of Brain Responsible for Anorexia Nervosa
...tudied, as were 12 normal female subjects. Because malnourishment
affects brain chemistry, the researchers did not include acutely ill women in their study. Since other studies have found reduced binding of these dopamine receptors in both people who are obese and those who have substance use problems, researchers...
Death Due To Measles Plummet By About 50% Following WHO Campaign
... the most contagious diseases and if combined with malnourishment
and left untreated will be very fatal. It can also result in various deadly complications such as pneumonia, diarrhoea, encephalitis, blindness and brain damage. But this killer disease among the children can be prevented by just two doses of an in...
Drive Against Malnutrition Among Children In MP Gets Kicked Off
...he drive will go a long way in totally eliminating malnourishment
among children," Mehdele said, launching the drive Saturday. According to data collected last year under the state government's Child Growth Monitoring Drive, 80,000 children are suffering from severe malnutrition. The drive to address and cont...
Appalachians more prone to obesity and diabetes
...iminary studies conducted elsewhere that show that malnourishment
at a young age can result in adults whose metabolism works more slowly, predisposing them for quick weight gain. An irregular food supply, caused by monthly food allotments that may run out by the end of the month, also can set up periods of bingei...
Omega 3 Supplements Is Very Essential For the Kids
...ts to improve their nourishment. It was found that malnourishment
is at its peak among the British kids. Hence they plan to give it to all school going children. This is campaigned by a New Zealander in Britain. Adam Kelliher campaigns for Omega 3 in Britain to improve the lives of many British kids. He reported...
Audit Body Criticises Madhya Pradesh for Low Nutrition Levels
... 55 percent of children in the state suffered from malnourishment
in the year 2004-05. "The impact of the implementation of Integrated Child Development Services was marginal on health and nutritional status of children, as more than 55 percent of the children were malnourished in the state," stated the CAG report....
MPs Vow to Fight Malnutrition in Madhya Pradesh
... visiting the villages in Madhya Pradesh to assess malnourishment
among children and ways to combat it. "We have s..., which puts Madhya Pradesh on top as far as child malnourishment
is concerned," said Congress MP Sachin Pilot, who was part of a visiting team here last week that al...
Feeding Programme Gives Hope to Tribal Mothers
...red indicates severe malnutrition, yellow moderate malnourishment
and green normal. The charts stating the health ...month-old child was in the grade three category of malnourishment
till a month back. Thanks to the programme in Hardoli village of Koraput district, Raibali's son has...