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Nutrition, Health and Adolescence
This paper discusses nutrition and health concerns for adolescents and develops a proposal to improve nutritional health in this age group.
# 95115 | 1,993 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2007 | US


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Description:

The paper addresses specific areas of concern that relate to the adolescent age group with regard to nutrition and health. This includes micro-nutrient deficiencies, malnutrition and stunting, obesity and other nutrition-related chronic diseases and adolescents' eating patterns and lifestyles. The paper maintains that the solution to the problems of poor nutrition is an awareness of the problems. The paper contends that a multi-faceted and integrated program of nutrition awareness needs to be fostered in society.

Outline:
Introduction
Review of Nutritional and Health Concerns
Solutions
Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Cheetham N. and Klindera K. The Nutritional Needs and Status of Adolescents. 26 August, 2006. http://72.14.207.104/search?q=cache:O-tp3iNhDF0J:www.fantaproject.org/downloads/pdfs/Adolescents.pdf+nutritional+and+health+concerns+adolescence&hl=en&ct=clnk&cd=9
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