• adolescents
  • Two hundred and nineteen children 2 to 5 year-old were studied, as well as 1141 girls and adolescents between 9 to 17 years. (scielo.org.pe)
  • Whatever the cause(s) of hypovitaminosis D, because of the importance of vitamin D in bone health, randomized controlled trials (RCT) have been performed to test whether vitamin D supplementation can improve vitamin D status and bone mineral metabolism in HIV-infected children and adolescents. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Previously defined as a disorder exclusive to children and adolescents, the DSM-5 broadened the disorder to include adults who limit their eating and are affected by related physiological or psychological problems, but who do not fall under the definition of another eating disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • Adults
  • Children's National Rare Disease Institute (CNRDI) is a first-of-its-kind center focused exclusively on advancing the care and treatment of children and adults with rare genetic diseases. (childrensnational.org)
  • The aim of this Randomized Controlled Trial is to test wether oral supplementation with cholecalciferol could be able: 1) to improve vitamin D status and, 2) to play an immunomodulatory role, in vertically HIV-infected children and young adults with hypovitaminosis D. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A high prevalence of hypovitaminosis D has been described in HIV-infected adults, and children. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • This repeated-measures parallel-group RCT is aimed to test wether a 12-month oral supplementation with cholecalciferol (vitamin D3) is able: 1) to increase serum 25(OH)D and 1,25(OH)2D levels and, 2) to affect T-cell phenotype in vertically HIV-infected children and young adults with hypovitaminosis D and stable HIV-disease. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Obese Children
  • Methods: This is a 6-month randomized controlled trial (RCT) including 75 pre-pubertal obese children (age 8-11 years) randomly assigned to an Intervention (I, n=50) or a Control group (C, n=25). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • criterion
  • Although amenorrhea was once a required criterion for the disorder, it is no longer required to meet criteria for anorexia nervosa due to its exclusive nature for sufferers who are male, post-menopause, or who do not menstruate for other reasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • assessment
  • The GMA is best performed 3 months post-term (if the child was born prematurely, the assessment date is not at three months old, but is conducted at the same time as if they were born at term). (wikipedia.org)
  • diet
  • However krause s food nutrition and diet therapy most public health diet concerns are weight problems or malnutrition, heart procexsing, hypertension and blood strain stage, vitamin deficiencies, diabetes and ranges of cholesterol. (sonicvariable.com)
  • Programs are as follows: Nutrition: effects of different types of diet and nutrients on human health. (wikipedia.org)
  • In at-risk populations, kwashiorkor may develop after a mother weans her child from breast milk, replacing it with a diet high in carbohydrates, especially sugar. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diseases such as these are nutrient deficiency disorders that can cause varying degrees of emaciation based on the type of nutrient(s) chronically and persistently lacking or absent from the diet of an individual. (wikipedia.org)
  • HNR participated in the National Diet and Nutrition Survey and the MRC's National Survey of Health and Development, which showed insights such as approximately five per cent of the UK's population are vegetarian. (wikipedia.org)
  • nutritional
  • This study demonstrated the, parasites prevalent among mal-nutritional preschool-children according to the anthropometric cutoff points (WHO, 2007) and their family socio-demographic variability. (biomedsearch.com)
  • A second emphasis in his research work was the correlation between nutritional disturbance and the behaviour of the child. (wikipedia.org)
  • this was founded and directed by BS Platt, and was interested in serious nutritional deficiencies in children, that would cause significantly premature death. (wikipedia.org)
  • sanitarium
  • On July 11, 1886 the Children's Island Sanitarium was opened for nearly two months and hosted a total of 150 children "exposed to the summer diseases of crowded cities, or to children. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite the belief that the Children's Island Sanitarium was a tuberculosis sanitarium, no child with a contagious disease, especially active tuberculosis, was admitted. (wikipedia.org)
  • Intervention
  • To date, nutrition intervention studies have focused on micronutrient and energy content of complementary foods and have yielded only small to moderate effects on growth and development. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The original anemia sub-study design had proposed surveying children 6.23.9 months of age for the MNP intervention in April-June 2013 and for the behavior change intervention in April-June 2014. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Stunting will be assessed in the sample of children 24-48 months of age using before-after intervention-comparison group differences between 2010 and 2014. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • deficiency
  • These include nutrient deficiency disorders, diseases with prolonged fever and infection, malignant diseases, parasitic infections that can result from contamination, anorexia nervosa and other conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The lack of normal growth in the disorder is not due to a deficiency of growth hormone, as in hypopituitary dwarfism. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many other children who were there suffered deformities from rickets or vitamin D deficiency. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rarely, the bone malformation underlying knock knees can be traced to a lack of nutrition necessary for bone growth, which can cause conditions such as rickets (lack of bone nutrients, especially dietary vitamin D and calcium), or scurvy (lack of vitamin C). The correction of the underlying vitamin deficiency may restore a more normal progression of bone growth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment
  • Our team of experts provides and coordinates treatment plans specifically designed for each child. (chw.org)
  • Guidelines for the inpatient treatment of severely malnourished children /Ann Ashworth … [et al. (eddoctor24h.com)
  • Data from 67 studies worldwide show that the median case fatality ratehas not changed for the past five decades, and that one in four severelymalnourished children died during treatment in the 1990s. (eddoctor24h.com)
  • Treatment can be effective for many eating disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • populations
  • Child populations in LMIC show an asymptomatic environmental enteropathy that is characterized by a reduced size of the small intestinal villi, decreased gut integrity and a chronic inflammatory response in the gut. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Supplementation
  • In a double-masked, controlled trial, we will randomize 252 eligible children to receive either 600 IU (conventional supplementation), or 1000 IU or 2000 IU (enhanced supplementation) of vitamin D3 daily for 6 months. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • abnormal
  • At around that time, in typical infants, a pattern called 'fidgety movements' is evident, and if the movements are abnormal or the fidgety movements are not apparent, the child is at risk of developing CP. (wikipedia.org)
  • chronic
  • These conditions include chronic intractable constipation , gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) , chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction , gastroparesis , Hirshsprung's disease , and esophageal achalasia , among other disorders. (chw.org)
  • hope that the beneficial effect of sea air would be especially manifest in children suffering from chronic malnutrition, a belief which is entertained by all medical authorities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The children were carefully selected and initially "boys under 10 and girls of any age or race, suffering from the chronic diseases which are benefited by a marine atmosphere, such as rickets, hip, spinal diseases, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • food
  • Some children need a gastrostomy to drip food directly into the stomach and to decompress the stomach. (chw.org)
  • Providing CSB to Beneficiary Mothers/Caretakers pre-packaged bags of 2 kg with appropriate messaging and with instructions to direct the food to children and to prepare the CSB with oil in the recommended ratio and feed as instructed will result in better compliance. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Since the 1970s and the well-publicised advocacy of Benjamin Feingold, there has been public concern that food colorings may cause ADHD-like behavior in children. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is no evidence to support broad claims that food coloring causes food intolerance and ADHD-like behavior in children. (wikipedia.org)
  • Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (30 March 2011). (wikipedia.org)
  • Background Document for the Food Advisory Committee: Certified Color Additives in Food and Possible Association with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children (PDF) (Report). (wikipedia.org)
  • In November 1999 HNR scientists discovered that children in the early 1950s, despite food rationing, had healthier diets than children today. (wikipedia.org)
  • behavior
  • With appropriate behavior change communication (BCC) and social support, and with provision of CSB and FVO in the correct proportions, it is possible to get women to prepare CSB with oil in the recommended ratio of 100:30, and in quantities just sufficient for the target child. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Hospital
  • In developing countries an estimated 50.6 million children underthe age of five are malnourished, and those who are severely malnourishedand admitted to hospital face a 30-50% case fatality rate. (eddoctor24h.com)
  • This society was already very involved in the Children's Hospital in Boston and the Sea-Shore Home in Winthrop, so its members had experience with the recovery of ill or crippled children. (wikipedia.org)
  • cardiovascular disease
  • An ever-increasing number of studies have shown that the nutrition of the mother will have an effect on the child, up to and including the risk for cancer, cardiovascular disease, hypertension and diabetes throughout life. (wikipedia.org)
  • specialists
  • In addition to translation, pastoral care, and guest relations services, families also have access to the specially trained child life specialists and playrooms designed just for kids. (wikipedia.org)
  • mothers
  • We will conduct a small number of in-home observations to observe beneficiary mothers' practices with respect to storage, preparation, and feeding of children, of which they might not be aware. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • implications
  • These reported beneficial effects could result in even more important physiological implications for children from LMIC and will ultimately contribute to their healthy growth and development. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • condition
  • The name is derived from the Ga language of coastal Ghana, translated as "the sickness the baby gets when the new baby comes" or "the disease of the deposed child", and reflecting the development of the condition in an older child who has been weaned from the breast when a younger sibling comes. (wikipedia.org)
  • months
  • e.g., exclusive breastfeeding is only assessed in children 0-6 months of age]. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Specifically, breast feeding will be assessed in children 0-6 months of age (sampled separately) and complementary feeding will be assessed in children 6-23.9 months of age (sampled separately). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • For this reason, the nutrition of the mother is important from before conception (probably several months before) as well as throughout pregnancy and breast feeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • If you wish to avoid colds, flus, dental issues, bone fractures, respiration hassle and plenty of extra health points, pay attention to the nutrition that you get out of your eating regimen day by day. (sonicvariable.com)
  • Remember that you have to analyze two kinds of forces: internal forces that you can control, such as what cattle breed you choose and what kind of feed you give your cattle, and external forces that you cannot control, such as market prices and the type best nutrition eye health soil your pasture is on. (sonicvariable.com)
  • In order to be as exact as possible we have broken down the sizes of a journal public health nutrition abbreviation down into five different sizes when we have answered the question 'how many calories are in a banana? (sonicvariable.com)
  • Quantitative surveys of frontline health workers will help document their awareness about IYCF, MNPs, training, and sales, while quantitative surveys of the households will help document household level awareness, purchase and use of MNPs and awareness and adherence to IYCF practices for children in the target age range. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • In October 2012 Nokes became an officer of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Body Image, which campaigns to raise awareness of body image, eating disorders, nutrition and health issues within the advertising industry, the health and fitness sector, media, youth organisations and Government. (wikipedia.org)