Nutrition Publication

NNIW92 - Nutrition Education: Strategies for Improving Nutrition and Healthy Eating in Individuals and Communities

Editor(s): N. Wagemans, M. Story, M. Black, H. Delichatsios. 92

Uncovering the role of nutrition education in improving the quality of life in individuals,  families, including education of parents and caregivers, children in day care and schools. Recognizing the importance of nutrition education for healthcare professionals and understanding the critical impact of nutrition education in the public health sector.

Articles

Brochure: Nutrition Education: Strategies for Improving Nutrition and Healthy Eating in Individuals and Communities - NNIW92

Author(s): N. Wagemans, M. Story, M. Black, H. Delichatsios

There has been a tremendous shift in the quantity and quality of the human diet over the last decades. On the one hand, nutritious food is more readily available, resulting in improved nutrition and the opportunity for better health. But on the other hand, there is a higher consumption of saturated fats, salt and sugar. Despite increased overall wealth, there remains a health disparity particularly in low-income populations in developing countries, giving rise to the double burden of obesity and malnutrition.