Nutritional Status and Dietary Intake of School-Age Children and Early Adolescents: Systematic Review in a Developing Country and Lessons for the Global Perspective
- MedicineFrontiers in Nutrition
The limited data suggests the presence of double burden of malnutrition amongst children aged 5–15 years and also identified that dietary intake patterns are not meeting the recommended allowance.
A Systematic Scoping Review of the Impacts of Community Food Production Initiatives in Kenya, Cameroon, and South Africa.
- MedicineJournal of global health reports
The findings on research studies of CFPIs suggest the need for a greater focus on interdisciplinary research in order to improve understanding of the relationships between their health, environmental, economic, and social impacts.
Micronutrient Status and Dietary Diversity of Women of Reproductive Age in Rural Pakistan
The findings indicate that the women living in this community consume a diet that has a low diversity, consistent with a diet low in micronutrients, and that zinc deficiency is prevalent.
Estimating the Double Burden of Malnutrition among 595,975 Children in 65 Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Meta-Analysis of Demographic and Health Surveys
- MedicineInternational journal of environmental research and public health
There is an urgent need to strengthen existing policies on child malnutrition to integrate and scale up opportunities for innovative approaches which address the double burden of malnutrition in children under five years in LMICs.
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