Tackling nutrient inadequacy in toddlers and preschool children. (videos)

Tackling nutrient inadequacy in toddlers and preschool children.

Speakers:
Tsz Ning Mak

Summary

The prevalence of nutrient inadequacy is high and diet diversity is low among toddlers and preschool children in many parts of the world. We observed a reduction in dairy consumption among children with age. Using modelling technique, this study explores the impact of milk beverages on reducing nutrient inadequacy in young and preschool children in Philippines and Mexico.