Journal of Nutrition & Food Sciences

Journal of Nutrition & Food Sciences
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-9600

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Debnath M

Debnath M
Sports Authority of India, Netaji Subash Eastern Centre,
Salt Lake, Kolkata

  • Research Article
    Effect of Nutrition Education and Dietary Modification on the Health Status of Kindergarten Children: A Case-control Study
    Author(s): Debnath M and Agrawal SDebnath M and Agrawal S

    Objective: To assess the effect of nutrition education and dietary modification on the health and nutritional status of kindergarten children. Study design: A prospective case-control study was executed on 104 kindergarten children bifurcated 50 cases and 54 controls. Intervention: After anthropometrically segregating the KG children of both the groups, first primary data including socio-demographic, clinical and dietary assessments were noted using observation and interview method. Later, 45 minutes of nutrition education and dietary modification workshop 5 days a week were intervened among the cases of group A for a month whereas the controls were kept on casual daily routine. After one month of follow-up, the second primary data including the anthropometric and dietary changes among both the groups were noted and compared with the initial f.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2155-9600.1000559

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