malnutrition

MALNUTRITION

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With growing evidence linking obesity and COVID-related deaths, associations between access to healthy diets, physical activity and mental health are more important than ever.
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The COVID-19 pandemic has all the makings of a perfect storm for global malnutrition. The authors identify key actions to protect nutritionally vulnerable groups.
Biofortification
Healthy diets, essential micronutrients help build strong immune systems, explains HarvestPlus Head of Nutrition.
Blog
This post, which originally appeared on Transform Nutrition West Africa, explores how West Africa is being impacted by the double burden of malnutrition, and steps to move forward in addressing it.
Blog
To truly address the double burden of malnutrition, research, policy, and goal setting cannot overlook political and economic drivers.
Flagships
Rates of overweight and obesity are rising at an alarming rate in India, especially among women. IFPRI Research Fellow Avinash Kishore discusses the impacts of changing food environments.
Blog
Malnutrition, including micronutrient deficiency, is especially acute among women in India. Locally-grown produce may hold the key to improving diets.
Biofortification
“Hidden hunger,” or micronutrient deficiency, affects a large section of the Indian population, as it does in many developing countries. Biofortified staples can help improve diets.
Flagships
The framing of malnutrition as a global problem which affects us all is long overdue. Viewing it as such demands