Thursday, November 29, 2018

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    2 billion people suffer malnutrition annually, says UN

2 billion people suffer malnutrition annually, says UN

No fewer than two billion people — representing one in three people on the planet — suffer some form of malnutrition, José da Silva, director-general of the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), has said.Silva said this at a UN meeting on Thursday in Rome on ways to improve diets and ensure sustainable food systems, according to a press statement.He said [...]

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    Milk can ‘kill’ when consumption is heavy, study reveals

Milk can ‘kill’ when consumption is heavy, study reveals

Milk has long been a favourite recommendation of doctors and nutritionists for its bone-strengthening powers and other nutritional benefits. But a new study by the British Medical Journal (BMJ) has challenged this widely-accepted position.Researchers discovered that milk intake does little or nothing to strengthen bones and may even increase the risk of an early death.The study, which tracked the dairy [...]

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