#NG2017 Conference

4​th International Conference on Nutrition and Growth

N&G 2017 will provide a unique platform for discussing the interplay between nutrition and gro​​​​wth in children, from disease factors through to treatment.  Join us in Amsterdam, March 2-4, 2017 to be a part of this growing interdisciplinary and international community.

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Deadline:​ Wednesday, January 11, 2017

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Can events during pregnancy cause childhood obesity?

Childhood obesity starts in the womb?

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There is incontrovertible evidence that some harmful drugs and toxins can affect lifelong health. For example, if women take certain drugs in pregnancy, such as thalidomide, there are well documented effects on lifelong health. These have obvious and dramatic effects on…

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Support clinical nutrition and metabolism research. Join ASPEN in Orlando for #CNW17 Feb 18-21

ASPEN CNW

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Research and education features robust and relevant evidence that impacts your practice now and in the future. Read full course descriptions in the preliminary program.

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A long-acting drug for growth hormone deficiency failed a phase III trial...

Pfizer/Opko's long-acting growth hormone misses mark in trial - PMLiVE

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Pfizer and partner Opko ended 2016 on a disappointing note after their long-acting drug for growth hormone deficiency failed a phase III trial.

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LAST CHANCE FOR LATE BREAKING Your last chance to submit an abstract to share with the world's leading professionals in pediatric nutrition and growth at #NG2017 http://bit.ly/NG2017-Abstracts

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What were the most popular pediatric topics discussed in 2016? "The articles selected for 2016 cover a range of clinical problems and patient ages, from young children (gastroenteritis and viral respiratory infections) to adolescents (waning Tdap protection and postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome)."

5 Best of 2016: Pediatrics Viewpoints

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Dr William Basco ends the year by reviewing the most…

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#NG2017 will feature a parallel session on "Vitamin D and Growth" on March 5th, 2017. http://bit.ly/NG2017-program Take a look at this interesting article on the importance of Vitamin D, do you believe we should screen for Vitamin D adequacy?

Low Neonatal Vitamin D May Increase Risk of MS

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Low levels of neonatal vitamin D…

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Research priorities on the relationship between wasting and stunting

Wasting affects about 52 million children under the age of 5 years, and stunting affects about 165 million children [1]. The need for new nutritional interventions was highlighted in a recent paper on the worldwide progress towrads meeting the 2025 WHO targets for nutrition, namely, reducing and maintaining the prevalence of childhood wasting to less than 5% and reducing the number of stunted children by 40% [2].The  CHNRI  study, recently published by Angood et al. [3], intended to establish…See More
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What's your latest research? Share it with us at #NG2017! http://bit.ly/NG2017-Abstracts

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A beautifully moving piece from a mother to the nurses and staff in the neonatal unit...

Mum who lost baby boy pens moving letter to neonatal staff who tried to save him

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Devastated parents Ibah Ahmad and Bara Ashi give thanks after daughter Mervat survives against all the odds but her twin brother Munir dies

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Breastfeeding is always an important discussion and, as we move to learn more about different cultures' approach to it, here are some noteworthy moments from 2016.

The 13 Best Breastfeeding Moments Of 2016 That Show The Power Of Moms

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Breastfeeding may have a long way to go in society before it's completely normalized, but the best…

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Research priorities on the relationship between wasting and stunting

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Wasting affects about 52 million children under the age of 5 years, and stunting affects about 165 million children [1]. The need for new nutritional interventions was highlighted in a recent paper…Continue

Protein source and its correlation to height

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Milk and dairy products play an important role in explaining historical trends or regional differences in height. A recent extensive ecological study by Grasgruber et al (2016) analyzed the main…Continue

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Does anyone have access to the Koletzko 2014 Guidelines for preterm nutration?

The N&G 2016 Abstract Book is now available

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View the full book at NG 2016 Abstract BookContinue

 
 
 

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