Nutrition Health & Wellness
In this section you will find extensive research on nutrition health and wellness that covers the role of diet in health, dietary guidelines and nutrition screening & assessment. We also cover requirements and recommendations for food safety, healthy eating, nutrients and hydration in all stages of a patient’s life.
10th Sunset Science Series: A Paediatric Update on Brain Development and HMO’s
Dr Hauser and Dr Sprenger cover a variety of matters looking into multiple clinical and preclinical studies, on the impact off gut health, and breastfeeding in infants, as well as looking into how health maintenance organisation (HMO’s) can impact the paediatric sphere.
Can diet and nutrition improve your mental health?
The overall objective of World Mental Health Day is to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and to mobilise efforts in support of mental health. The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health care a reality for people worldwide. At the NNIA, this means considering a person’s diet and the types of foods that play a role in mental health.
Mary Patrick Kisima, Pharmacist at Bochi Hospital LTD in Tanzania, shares her thoughts on the NNIA-sponsored International Certificate in Paediatric Nutrition (ICPN).
Mary Patrick Kisima, who holds a Bachelor of Pharmacy from St. John’s University of Tanzania, completed the NNIA-sponsored International Certificate in Paediatric Nutrition (ICPN) in August 2022.