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Geriatric Nutrition

Last Updated: Thursday, January 27, 2011, 18:22

As a person ages, physiological changes take place. At this stage, the body fat increases, while the muscle and bone weight decreases.

Adult Nutrition

Last Updated: Thursday, January 27, 2011, 18:20

Adult needs a good balanced diet to keep the body fit and to prevent from obtaining diseases. A person can easily gain weight leading to several harmful diseases including obesity if not careful.

Adolescent Nutrition

Last Updated: Thursday, January 27, 2011, 18:19

It is the transition period between childhood and adulthood, and a time of life that begins at puberty. Puberty typically occurs between ages 12 and 13 for girls, while for boys, it occurs between ages 14 and 15.

Child Nutrition

Last Updated: Thursday, January 27, 2011, 18:07

It is the duty of parents to take care of their child nutritional requirement as kids don’t really pay attention to consuming healthy foods that provides essential nutrients required by the body.