Food For Thought: The Impact Of Nutrition In Childhood Development

Adequate nutrition is important in all stages of life—from prenatal to late geriatric. One stage of development stands out as particularly important, setting the building blocks for the rest of adult life: early childhood. According to the World Health Organisation, nutrition is a critical part of health and development. Better…

Child Nutrition—Status & Industry Trends In Asia-Pacific

In the face of food security & safety challenges, supply disruptions, and the environmental impact of our food system, there is a greater need for innovative solutions for adequate child nutrition now more than ever. By Nadiah Ghazalli, Ph.D—Consultant, Chemicals, Materials & Nutrition Unit at Frost & Sullivan. A recent…

Developing The Best Human Milk Substitute Formula

QHT Biological Limited (QHT) - Global Leader in Microbiome Health solution, is the trademark for the Microecological Nutrition Business Division of ChemPartner PharmaTech (Stock Code: 300149). Its main business lies in the research, production and sales of prebiotic fibers as a microecological fortification ingredient, Food for Special Medical Purposes (FSMP)…

Better Understanding Breast Milk

Our paediatric nutrition experts have made huge advances over the past 60 years into developing and analysing infant formulas in relation to breast milk, says Bertram Fong, Senior Research Scientist at Fonterra. The role that breast milk was designed to play in human growth is quite incredible—after thousands of generations,…

Enriched Foods For Children—Healthy Development From The Start

A child’s development through the end of puberty is of critical importance for lifelong health. Nutrition plays a central role in this. An adequate supply of micronutrients is crucial for proper heart and lung development, bone growth, and the development of the brain, immune system, nerves and other organs. This…

Perspective On Children’s Nutrition—Paying For Peace Of Mind?

Key nutrition themes such as children’s and maternal nutrition will drive consumer purchasing, particularly as the story of their lifestyle benefit becomes more common. By Natasha Telles D’Costa, Director, Agriculture & Nutrition, APAC, Frost & Sullivan.   Hippocrates famously wrote: “let food be thy medicine and medicine thy food”. The…

Give Your Children A Head-Start To Life-Long Health

Build the right nutritional foundation in the first 1000 days of their lives. By Marianne Heer, Scientific Marketing Manager, Human Nutrition of BASF SE.   All parents are concerned about their children’s healthy growth and development and want to do all they can to give their child the best start to a…
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