The Effect of Food Supplements on the Growth and Nutritional Status of Pre-School Children in Rural Areas


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

Abstract

Diet and nutrition surveys carried out in India during the last decade have revealed the wide prevalence of deficiency symptoms among children of the low income groups of the population. The pre-school children are particularly affected, as their diets are lacking in milk and protein rich foods.

Subject Discipline

Alternative Medicine

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