WNSC Publications

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2018 Issue 3  (NEW!)

  • Discovering bovine milk oligosaccharides (BMOs)
  • FDA review on the physiological effects of non-digestible carbohydrates
  • International Group B Strep Awareness Month
  • Hong Kong – City with the highest life expectancy in the world

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2018 Issue 3 (NEW!)

  • A summary of the latest science on gestational diabetes mellitus

WNSC Hong Kong Symposium Highlight (NEW!)

  • Critical connectivity: Assessing and supporting the development of brain and behavior

Learning Corner

Expert interview with Prof. Tam Wing Hung – Be alert: Nutritional status during pregnancy (NEW!)

  • Nutrient adequacy of pregnant women in Hong Kong
  • Practical tips to improve maternal nutrition

Food Group Exchange Tips Card (Meat) (NEW!)

  • How much meat should we eat and how much is one serving?

Food Group Exchange Tips Card (Vegetables) (NEW!)

  • How much vegetables should we eat and how much is one serving?

Science Updates

Hot Science (NEW!)

  • Vitamin D status among infants in Hong Kong from a pilot study

Literature Library (NEW!)

  • Influences of short body height and pre-pregnancy overweight on the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus 
  • Effects of interactions among illness, diet, enteropathogens and the home environment on cognitive development
  • Human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) and immune system development
  • Effects of partially hydrolyzed whey infant formula on the risk of developing atopic dermatitis in infants


Picky Eating eBook

Practical tips to overcome picky eating behaviours by Kate Di Prima, an accredited practicing dietitian specializing in Paediatrics and a spokesperson for the Dietitians Association of Australia. 

Growth Charts

The WHO Child Growth Standards were developed using data collected in the WHO Multicentre Growth Reference Study (MGRS)1.

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