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Iodine deficiency leading cause of thyroid diseases; Merck aids in treatment, prevention

Manila Standard 03 Jul 2022
She said that the FNRI’s Expanded National Nutrition Survey (ENNS), a comprehensive survey conducted every five years to assess the nutrition of Filipinos, is a good indicator of the iodine intake of the Filipino populace ... (iodine capsules) and nutrition counselling.

Policy, public awareness keys to reducing secondhand smoke exposure; area health officials say

Springfield News-Sun 02 Jul 2022
The Clark County Combined Health District is working to curb secondhand smoke exposure in Clark County. The health district is seeking to advance policy proposals ... peak. Forty-eight percent of individuals living in poverty are exposed to secondhand smoke, according to data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination survey ... 1Aug. 8Aug. 15 ... 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4.

How to tackle under-nutrition effectively

Business Line 01 Jul 2022
Science is certain that persistence of under-nutrition creates irreversible changes in the learning abilities of many infants, besides susceptibility to disease as they grow. The first thousand days are the key to reversing changes and ensuring proper nutritional development of every infant and mother.

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The Joplin Globe 01 Jul 2022
Among the clients surveyed, 66% identify as white, 19% identify as African American, and 7% identify as Hispanic ... For example, approximately 77% of households surveyed have incomes that make them eligible for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), but only 41% participated in SNAP in the previous year.

Simply Good Foods: Fiscal Q3 Earnings Snapshot

San Francisco Chronicle 30 Jun 2022
The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 35 cents per share ... Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $291.5 million.

Eating disorder charity urges Scottish Government to avoid menu calorie labels

Belfast Telegraph 29 Jun 2022
This could be particularly harmful for children and young people where limiting calorie and nutritional intake can have significant impacts on developmentDr Stephen Anderson, consultant psychiatrist ... An occupational therapist who responded to Beat’s survey, who remained anonymous, said.

The emerging science around immune health

Food Business News 29 Jun 2022
The body of evidence on the role of nutrition in immune health continues to evolve ... Hansen’s 2021 probiotic survey ... Gnosis also offers a range of nutritional yeasts known for their immune health benefits, from selenium-enriched yeast to yeast with zinc or B-vitamins ... Confusion, chaos and a lack of clarity around nutrition science.

CDC Plan Would Expose Millions of Americans to Harmful Levels of Fluoride

Principia Scientific 29 Jun 2022
The CDC’s own data taken from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys has repeatedly found that our children in the United States are significantly overexposed to fluoride, evidenced by skyrocketing rates of dental fluorosis ... Then the 2012 survey found that the rate jumped significantly to 65+% of adolescents with dental fluorosis.

Microbe protects honey bees from poor nutrition, a significant cause of colony loss

Phys Dot Org 28 Jun 2022
Indiana University researchers have identified a specific bacterial microbe that, when fed to honey bee larvae, can reduce the effects of nutritional stress on developing bees—one of the leading causes of honey bee decline ... "It is therefore essential that we better understand the nutritional landscape experienced by honey bee larvae.".

Free school lunch bill signed into law

Lockport Union-Sun 28 Jun 2022
These critical child nutrition waivers, however, were set to expire this week. A recent USDA survey showed that 90% of school districts food programs are depending on these waivers to offer free meals, with 92% experiencing supply chain issues and a quarter experiencing staffing challenges for their nutrition programs.

Delhi: Stop indiscriminate prescription of vitamins, says senior pharmacologists

The Times of India 28 Jun 2022
In the US, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data shows that 52% of adults reported using at least one dietary supplement in the prior 30 days and 31% reported using a multivitamin-mineral supplement.

BYU study provides insight into America’s obesity epidemic

Provo Daily Herald 28 Jun 2022
Participants in the study were selected randomly as part of the annual National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, which examines a nationally representative sample ... that are designed to assess the health and nutritional status of adults and children in the United States.

A special session to address transportation issues?

Gallatin News 27 Jun 2022
I was at the gas station in Nashville putting gas in my jeep when the gentleman next to me asked if I had ever seen gas prices like this? “Of course not,” I replied ... A new survey of school districts nationwide, conducted by the School Nutrition Association, reveals that 97% of meal programs reported challenges with higher costs ... ....

Here’s when adults gain the most weight: study

The Hill 24 Jun 2022
Story at a glance. The study, published in the Journal of Obesity, found that more than half of adult participants gained five percent or more over a ten-year period ...The U.S ...   ... For the study, researchers analyzed data from more than 13,800 randomly selected participants from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.  ... .

Better scores, less violence and absences, but many more hungry children

The Jerusalem Post 23 Jun 2022
Israeli NGO NEVET released a survey this week strengthening the existing data indicating a correlation between proper nutrition and academic success ... The survey showed overall positive trends in academic performance and in-school behavior in schools participating in NEVET's program.

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