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Oct 14, 2017
9 Months Episode 9: Why and how much iodine should a pregnant woman consume?In this episode, we talk about healthy eating habits, tackling cravings, and how to balance iodine in your nutritional intake.
Oct 14, 2017
9 Months Episode 10: Find out how to cook healthy and balance those nutrientsIn this episode, we use various ingredients, dish up interesting, healthy recipes, and show you how to balance your sugar and salt intake.
Oct 13, 2017
India slips in hunger index ranks: Nutrition not just about food but sanitation and access to health care tooThe NITI Aayog's National Nutrition Strategy paper points out that a 10% increase in open defecation leads to a 0.7% increase in both stunting and severe stunting. This highlights the importance of sanitation
Oct 10, 2017
Study indicates iron and zinc deficiencies can be addressed through simple measuresIron and zinc deficiencies are widespread even amongst well-nourished children.
Oct 09, 2017
India's great health paradox: Children malnourished even as adults are overweight, says National Institute of NutritionIndia is now dealing with the twin issues of undernutrition and overnutrition, both swelling its burden of non-communicable diseases, according to a recent study conducted by National Institute of Nutrition (NIN).
Sep 21, 2017
PepsiCo to launch second edition of Change the Game challenge for young professionalsThe challenge this year for students and young working professionals is to create the next-big-thing in the health and nutrition space.
Sep 07, 2017
Hyderabad-based National Institute of Nutrition develops India's first nutrition atlasIn order to provide a snapshot of all relevant data and information about nutrition, the Hyderabad-based NIN has developed India’s first Nutrition Atlas.
Aug 23, 2017
Indian company develops 'Black Box' technology for preserving fruits and vegetables for up to 1,000 daysIndian company has introduced "Black Box" technology, which can ensure preservation of any agriculture commodity for 1,000 days.
Jul 05, 2017
DNA testing becoming increasingly popular to diagnose and treat lifestyle diseases, reduce health riskDNA as well as gene-based testing is gradually gaining momentum as methods that help in two primary ways – curative – to deal with a specific issue on hand that may have remained unresolved despite multiple measures, and preventive – to understand how pre-disposed one may be to particular ailments.
Jul 04, 2017
Eggs are injected with antibiotics, hormones, dyes, tranquilizers, making it unhealthy for consumptionWhile everybody agreed that meat was unessential and harmful, one of the questions asked frequently was: "What should I replace eggs with?"