children's nutrition

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23 Sep 2022
--- This week in industry news, US-based Perfect Day allies with Onego Bio to accelerate the time needed to create animal-free eggs. Marinova announces expansion of its brown seaweed manufacturing facility in Tasmania,... Read More
23 Sep 2022
--- The US Department of Justice (DOJ) has charged 47 people for defrauding the government out of US$250M through a child nutrition scheme. The scheme, perpetrated by the Minnesota, US-based non-profit organization (NPO) Feeding... Read More
20 Sep 2022
--- The northeast region of Nigeria is being devastated by a massive food and nutrition crisis and has reported a 34% increase in acute malnutrition cases compared to last year and the worst the region has seen since 2016. The... Read More
16 Sep 2022
--- The United Nations (UN) has released a report stressing the need for funding and action on global starvation. Global food insecurity is being accelerated by droughts, rising commodity prices driven by inflation, the COVID-19... Read More
15 Sep 2022
--- Amid concerns the UK government will scrap recently-introduced health and nutrition policies, researchers are increasingly worried the country is losing its focus on dietary advice and how vital it is to stem obesity.
14 Sep 2022
--- UNICEF is warning of a “staggering increase” in the number of children in Somalia expected to suffer severe acute malnutrition. Facing droughts, high food prices and conflict, the emergency shows no signs of... Read More
14 Sep 2022
--- Lallemand Health Solutions’ two bacterial strains, L. helveticus Rosell-52 and B. bifidum Rosell-71, may support the development of beneficial gut microflora in infants and Health Canada has determined that they are... Read More
13 Sep 2022
--- Denmark-based Chr. Hansen has received regulatory approvals for human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) for infant formula by authorities across the EU, US, Canada and Israel. The developments are paving the way for more global... Read More
09 Sep 2022
--- Sri Lanka’s ministry of health has rejected a UNICEF report which placed the country in sixth place on a global malnutrition index. The numbers have ignited a fiery debate in the nation’s parliament, as... Read More
05 Sep 2022
--- Singapore-based Of Dreams and Knowledge unveils a line of six biofunctional foods that it says can “help prevent chronic conditions and address a multitude of health concerns, including bacteria and viruses.”... Read More
05 Sep 2022
--- The number of viral croup infections, often revealing itself in the “barking” cough of the infants and children who may contract it, may be reduced by the consumption of fish oil and vitamin D by pregnant... Read More
05 Sep 2022
--- Kendamil and Danone are set to export infant formula products to the US which continues to struggle with shortages. Announcing Operation Fly Formula 21 and 22, the Biden administration wants to ease market pressures, with... Read More
02 Sep 2022
--- Researchers have found that inulin-type fructans in chicory root fiber can increase the amount of Bifidobacteria in the microbiome. The researchers also found that the fibers increased the bacteria and improved bowel... Read More
02 Sep 2022
--- Supplementing with (6S)-5-methyltetrahydrofolic acid (MTH) may be preferable to folic acid in certain cases surrounding pregnancy, according to a Gnosis by Lesaffre-backed study. Currently, around 80 countries across the... Read More
01 Sep 2022
--- The UK is launching a nationwide consultation on changing the regulation surrounding bread and flour fortification, which will now include folic acid. The addition is an attempt to help prevent life-threatening brain and... Read More
01 Sep 2022
--- A newly developed aquacultural process for growing seaweed enriched with proteins, dietary fiber, minerals and nutrients may help ensure food and nutrition security for generations, according to researchers in Haifa, Israel.
31 Aug 2022
--- A new study reveals that the current efforts to fight global hunger and malnutrition will be unable to overcome looming challenges like climate change, continuing conflicts, economic shocks and the lingering effects of the... Read More
30 Aug 2022
--- Members of parliament in Sri Lanka are calling for a debate to discuss the country’s growing malnutrition problem, after a UNICEF report revealed the nation ranks second in South Asia in terms of wasting among children... Read More
29 Aug 2022
--- Abbott Nutrition is restarting infant formula production at its Sturgis plant, Michigan, US, after halting Similac production in February. The company estimates products will hit the shelves in six weeks after production... Read More
23 Aug 2022
--- The UK government’s proposal to fortify flour with folic acid in a bid to prevent neural tube defects (NTDs) is “simply inadequate,” according to a paper by University College London (UCL) Professor Sir... Read More
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