Nutritional Outcomes of a Rural Diet Supplemented with Low Cost Locally Available Foods - IV. Impact on Children Studied from Birth to Pre-School Age


Affiliations

  • Sri Avinashilingam Home Science College for Women, Coimbatore, India

Abstract

The rapid rate of growth during infancy and early childhood including pre-school age, calls for intake of greater amounts of nutrients. If these needs are not adequately met both qualitatively and quantitatively, signs of malnutrition will manifest themselves and result in long term deficiencies in physical, mental and alround development.

Subject Discipline

Health Care and Hospital Management

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