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Autism and children: a nutritional guide

Autism is a neurobiological and developmental disorder that affects 1 in 160 children. Characterized by difficulties in social interactions and verbal and non-verbal communication, it also affects children’s educational performance. Repetitive behavior, difficulty adjusting to a modified routine, an inability to learn different skills, anxiety, unusual responses to sensory changes, and sleep disturbances can be […]

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Birmingham City youth launches Ramadan nutrition guide with focus on athletics

A promising young footballer who is featured in the Birmingham City FC books has launched a campaign to better prepare Muslim athletes at all levels for fasting during Ramadan. Layla Banaras, 15, will be observing her second fast this year and decided to work with a club nutritionist to produce a Ramadan nutrition guide and […]

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Kansas State University Updates Guide to Swine Nutrition

Kansas State University pork specialists have updated their nutrition guide with the latest recommendations for nursery piglets, sows and finishing pigs. Bob Goodband, K-State’s research and extension specialist in pig nutrition and management, explains that the information covers the questions most frequently asked by pig producers about nutrition and the specifics of each phase of […]

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French nutrition guide to fight chronic diseases in young people, the elderly and mothers

The advice builds on benchmarks established in 2017 and addresses the nutritional needs of these populations, also focusing on the benefits of physical activity for older people that characterize healthy aging. “Given the decrease in energy needs with age, maintaining the amounts usually consumed to cover nutritional needs is possible by slightly increasing physical activity.the […]