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Author Nestlé Nutrition Workshop (57th : 2005 : Half Moon Bay, Calif.)

Title Primary prevention by nutrition intervention in infancy and childhood / editors, Alan Lucas, Hugh A. Sampson
Published Basel ; New York : Karger, ©2006


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 273 pages) : illustrations
Series Nestlé Nutrition workshop series. Pediatric program ; v. 57
Nestlé Nutrition workshop series. Paediatric programme ; v. 57.
Contents Infant nutrition and primary prevention / Lucas, A., Sampson, H.A. -- Nutritional interventions in infancy and childhood for prevention of atherosclerosis and the metabolic syndrome / Singhal, A. -- Childhood obesity / Maffeis, C. -- Prenatal and postnatal development of obesity / Kroke, A. -- Childhood diabetes mellitus with emphasis on perinatal factors / Laron, Z. -- The gut microbiota and potential health effects of intervention / Bjørksten, B. -- The relationship of breastfeeding to the development of atopic disorders / Zeiger, R.S., Friedman, N.J -- Prevention of atopy and allergic disease / Sampson, H.A. -- Introduction of solid foods / Berg, A.V. -- Osteoporosis / Fewtrell, M. -- Nutrition and cancer prevention / Hursting, S.D. [and others] -- Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in early life / Fewtrell, M.S -- Perinatal PUFA intake affects leptin and oral tolerance in neonatal rats and possibly immunoreactivity in intrauterine growth retardation in man / Hanson, L.A. [and others] -- The crucial role of dietary n-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids in excessive adipose tissue development / Massiera, F.; Guesnet, P.; Ailhaud, G. -- Omics for prevention / Affolter, M. [and others]
Summary The 57th Nestlé Pediatric Nutrition Workshop assembled a panel of leading international scientists in order to assess and extend the current state of knowledge on the long-term effects of early nutrition. Prevention of diseases, such as obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, cancer and the metabolic syndrome, by early nutrition intervention is the declared goal of this kind of research. Single papers deal with dietary effects on mental and motor impairment, the epidemical aspects of obesity, the complexity of the relationship between birth weight and adult BMI, the importance
Notes "57th Nestlé Pediatric Nutrition Workshop, which took place in May 2005 at Half Moon Bay, San Francisco"--Foreword
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Diet therapy for children -- Congresses
Diet therapy for infants -- Congresses
Medicine, Preventive -- Congresses
Nutrition Therapy -- methods
Primary Prevention -- methods
children (people by age group)
MEDICAL -- Pediatrics.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Children's Health.
Diet therapy for children.
Diet therapy for infants.
Medicine, Preventive.
Kleinkind -- Ernährung -- Krankheit -- Prävention -- Kongress -- San Francisco <Calif., 2005>
Ernährung -- Kleinkind -- Krankheit -- Prävention -- Kongress -- San Francisco <Calif., 2005>
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Lucas, Alan, MD.
Sampson, Hugh A.
LC no. 2005027723
ISBN 1429402539