Feeding older children and adults

Felicity Savage King and Ann Burgess

in Nutrition for Developing Countries

Second edition

Published in print January 1993 | ISBN: 9780192622334
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191723643 | DOI:
Feeding older children and adults

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This chapter discusses the feeding of school-age children and adults. Topics covered include nutrient needs of school-age children, school-age children at risk of undernutrition, food needs of children, food needs of adults, and special nutrient needs of women, men, and older people.

Keywords: nutrients; nutrition; food; feeding; school-age children; men; women; older people

Chapter.  4215 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

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