The word "Nutrition" although known and used commonly is not well understood not only by the lay people but also by the medical and the paramedical personnel in general. Although the science of “Nutrition’’ has assumed worldwide importance in the recent years it has been considered as an issue of public health importance in the developing countries. Health is vital to the sustenance of human being and for this good nutrition is indispensable. The foundation of good or optimal health is laid down from the womb i.e. since the time a mother conceives becomes pregnant. Only adequate and good nutrition to this pregnant woman can take care of the growing fetus to finally deliver a healthy well-built baby. After birth the early years of life are crucial in laying the foundation of good health growth and development. For all these aspects a sound nutrition is most essential for a growing child to bloom into a healthy well-grown adult. This book should now satisfy the needs of the postgraduate students of child health/pediatrics nutrition practicing pediatricians all the categories of health workers dealing with children and of course the 'mothers' for whom this book is originally conceived. The purpose of this book will be served if any of the clients are satisfied and happy preparing and feeding children and trying out new recipes as per their preference.

Key Features:-

  • A useful and informative text
  • Provides comprehensive information on the subject of nutrition
  • Focuses on the nutritional management of new-borns infants and children in health disease condition
  • Overviews the scope and functioning of the various National Nutritional Programs
  • Includes innumerable charts diagrams illustrations and tables to understand and follow the topic ea
  • Recipes for different age groups of children from different parts of India and surrounding countries

More Details about Nutrition and Diet For Children Simplified 1st Edition

General Information  
PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2014