Obesity and excess weight increase the risk of COVID progressing to severe disease, including in children. Vaccination is key to reducing this risk.
Malnutrition during the first 1000 days of life can cast a long shadow over a person’s life.
Obese people are stigmatised by society – no wonder parents react defensively to letters informing them their child is overweight.
The Daily Mile started in a primary school in central Scotland six years ago. Now it has spread to 3,600 schools in 35 countries.
It’s not laziness that is causing some parents to overfeed their children.
The young adult novel “Eleanor & Park” is a frequent target for book challengers. But swears and sex aside, there’s something deeply subversive – and important – about this controversial book.
Some children show ‘food responsiveness’ and others show ‘satiety responsiveness’. It’s worth know which one yours displays.
Over the last three years Kenya has seen marked improvements in its nutrition-related targets as a result of a national nutrition plan it has implemented.