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Association between modified youth healthy eating index and nutritional status among Iranian children in Zabol city: a cross-sectional study
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Association between modified youth healthy eating index and nutritional status among Iranian children in Zabol city: a cross-sectional study

Study subjects In the present cross-sectional study, 580 school children aged 7–12 years were recruited from May to September 2021 by a multi-stage cluster sampling method as a representative sample of children in the urban areas of Zabol, Sistan and Baluchestan Province in the southeast of Iran. At first, schools were selected as clusters, and […]

Balancing act: Providing a healthy diet for children
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Balancing act: Providing a healthy diet for children

A balanced diet helps keep children healthy as they develop, providing energy and nutrients to grow and thrive. The C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health asked a national sample of parents of children 3-10 years about food and diet choices they make for their child. One-third of parents (32%) think the standard […]