Nutrition Module: 13. Nutrition Information System

Main achievements of the Nutrition Information System

Nutrition Landscape Information System (NLiS)
In many countries, official government endorsement or adoption of a national nutrition plan or policy facilitated its implementation. Trends and mortality effects of vitamin A deficiency in children in low-income and middle-income countries between and However, little feedback is given through the system so that people directly involved have a limited sense of what is actually done with the information provided. The lives of many women in developing countries could be saved by reproductive health interventions that people in rich countries take for granted, such as the presence of skilled health personnel at delivery. Source of data WHO.

Nutrition Landscape Information System (NLiS)

NLiS Country Profile: Pakistan

The higher the HCA(hydroxycitric acid) concentration, the more mileage you are going to get out of the supplement. All brands will contain some amount of the extract from the actual fruit, but the amount of the active substance can vary a lot.

There are plenty of fly-by-night products around(pretty much all of the ones in local stores) that only offer a very subpar purity. Often times such supplements(like ones sold at WalMart) only contain 20 or less HCA- even when they are marked as higher(this was the conclusion of a recent study).

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