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Editors: Gregor Cvercko and Luka Predovnik
Book Description:
In this book, the authors have gathered and present current research in the study of child nutrition and health from across the globe. Topics discussed include the exposure of Slovenian preschool children to preservatives and polyphosphates; the breakfast experience in low socioeconomic families with overweight children; nutrition in children and adolescents with cancer; calcium supplementation in young children in Asia; early vitamin D supplementation, immune modulation and allergy; and the factors associated with overweight and obesity among Kuwaiti young children. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical)

Table of Contents:
Preface pp. i-x

Nutrition in Children and Adolescents with Cancer
(Terezie Tolar Mosby, Ronald D. Barr, St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, and others) pp. 1-42

Calcium Supplementation in Young Children in Asia: Prevalence, Benefits and Risks
(Shu Chen, Colin Binns, Bruce Maycock, School of Public Health and Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia)pp. 43-66

Exposure of Slovenian Preschool Children to Preservatives and Polyphosphates
(Elizabeta Mičović, Mario Gorenjak, Gorazd Meško, Avrelija Cencič, Ministry of Agriculture and Environment in Food Safety Directorate, and Faculty of Medicine, University of Maribor, Slovenia, and others)pp. 67-88

The Breakfast Experience in Low Socioeconomic Families with Overweight Children
(Simone Pettigrew, Health Promotion Evaluation Unit, University of Western Australia and Melanie Pescud, Business School, University of Western Australia)pp. 89-106

Early Vitamin D Supplementation, Immune Modulation and Allergy
(Gian Vincenzo Zuccotti, Valeria Manfredini, Department of Pediatrics, Luigi Sacco Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy) pp. 107-120

Factors Associated with Overweight and Obesity among Kuwaiti Young Children
(Abdulwahab Naser Al-Isa, Nadeeja Wijesekara, Ediriweera Desapriya, Yamesha Ranatunga, Department of Community Medicine & Behavioral Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kuwait, and others)pp. 121-136

Index pp. 137-148

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      Nutrition and Diet Research Progress
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2013- January
   Pages: 158, 7x10 - (NBC-R)
   ISBN: 978-1-62257-981-5
   Status: AV
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