It is becoming increasingly clear that South Africa’s policymakers can no longer ignore the country’s obligations in terms of international, regional and national human rights law.
Provision of breastfeeding support and information within the community can lead to a significant increase in exclusive breastfeeding rates.
Indigenous foods such as cowpeas can improve people’s nutrition and help them cope with the hunger brought about by the effects of COVID-19 on foreign food imports.
Industry marketing can shape beliefs about formula feeding.
South Africans have experienced significant shocks to their livelihoods, and the threat of hunger presents a major concern for health, political and social stability.
Providing nutritious food can ensure better health outcomes that will reach beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.
The millions of US children whose parents can’t always afford enough nutritious food for their families get about a quarter of their calories from what they eat at school.
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The marketing of breakfast cereals may be confusing consumers with a mix of true and inflated claims.
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With obesity affecting so many students, it’s better to give them cheap, appealing food and drink choices at school.
A child nutritionist gives her advice.
It’s not laziness that is causing some parents to overfeed their children.
A healthy diet is a good idea, but cutting out entire food groups is not.
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Lunchtime is one more lesson on what a healthy meal should look like.
Getting local farmers involved in school feeding schemes has the potential to boost livelihoods and revitalise rural economies in Africa.