nutrition

Lucknow: A health seminar regarding RMNCH+A and nutritional values was organised at Hotel Hyatt in Lucknow, last Tuesday. Cabinet Minister Rita Bahuguna Joshi, addressed the event by bringing up the grave issues such as mother and infant mortality rates and malnutrition prevalent among poors and children. She also urged the present dignitaries to take serious …

New York: Love to drink black tea? Well it has some secret benefits too which you may not be aware of. It may be as beneficial as green tea in preventing obesity and promoting well-being, researchers say. The findings showed that chemicals found in black tea — called polyphenols — alters energy metabolism in the liver …

Lucknow: Breast milk is recommended as the first source of nutrition for a newborn. It is considered as the sole source of nutrition for the first six months of life that helps an infant build growth for the lifetime. Also, it is recommended that complementary foods are added to the infant’s diet at six months …

Mumbai: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar says that he had no knowledge that how important is nutrition when he started playing and only realised when he lost a game because of lack of nutritional intake. “In my younger days when I first started playing cricket, I did not know the importance of nutrition. Cricket being my …

New York: A high intake of dietary vitamin D and calcium may be associated with lower risk of early menopause, the cessation of ovarian function before age 45. Early menopause affects about 10 per cent of women and is associated with higher risk of cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis and early cognitive decline. For the study, published online …