NNI Newsletter July 2012 - Nestle Nutrition Institute India

Editor(s): NNI Newsletter Vol.1 / 2,  2012

Summary

Nutrition and Immunity have a deep rooted link that relates the two to have an influence on each other. It has been proved time and again that poor nutrition significantly increases the possibilities of a weakened defense mechanism. Consequently, the body can easily fall prey to various infections and diseases. The only way to break this vicious circle is to improve and strengthen the overall immunity right since childhood. This issue of NNI Newsletter focuses on the role that nutrients play in fortifying the body’s immunity system. It also explains with demonstrations and case studies how Maternal Nutrition during pregnancy has life-long effects on the child.