WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2019 Issue 2 (NEW!)

  • Bovine milk oligosaccharides (BMOs) – An upcoming novel functional ingredient
  • Consuming fish during pregnancy – Opportunities and risks
  • Shaping the gut microbiota within the “window of opportunity”

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2019 Issue 1

  • Clinical practice guidelines on diabetes and pregnancy
  • Cow’s milk, proteins and allergy
  • Paving the way for better cognition – Hints from new science
  • Latest discoveries on human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs)

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2018 Issue 4

  • Unveiling risk factors of autism: Current evidence
  • Cow’s milk protein allergy – What’s new in research?
  • World Diabetes Day
  • A2 protein – What is it all about?

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2018 Issue 3

  • 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 Bulletin 2018 Issue 2

  • The critical window of intervening neurodevelopment
  • Guidelines for a nutritionally adequate vegetarian diet
  • Infertility Awareness Week – The role of dietary intervention
  • Maternal DHA status - Its role in programming future generations

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2018 Issue 1

  • A new landscape of gestational diabetes mellitus
  • The connections between myelination, nutrition and cognition
  • March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month!
  • Local research - Studying Impact of Nutrition on Growth (SING) Study

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2018 Special Issue 1

  • The innovative journey of human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs): From discovery to application

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2017 Issue 4

  • Local study reveals – Are Hong Kong preschool children eating well?
  • Gut-brain axis from the infant gut microbiome to cognitive outcomes
  • National Influenza Vaccination Week 2017 – Have you got vaccinated?
  • Vitamin D – A missing link to reproductive outcomes?

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2017 Issue 2

  • Organic food – An alternative food choice using natural substances, respecting environmental protection and animal welfare
  • Evolving nutrition of human milk – The macronutrient perspective
  • Clues to Alzheimer’s risk in early life
  • Vitamin D – A modifiable risk factor for cardiometabolic diseases?

WNSC Hong Kong Bulletin 2017 Issue 1

  • Breast pain in lactating women – A summary of a local report and nutrition recommendations
  • Clinical guideline for managing pediatric acute gastroenteritis in the outpatient setting
  • Down syndrome and nutrition
  • Anisakiasis – Authoritative guidelines on parasite destruction in fish intended for raw consumption
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Academic Activities

Scientific symposium – Critical connectivity: Assessing and supporting the development of brain and behaviour

Chairperson:

  • Dr Henry Au Yeung Cheuk-lun (Hong Kong)
Speakers:
  • Professor Weili Lin (USA)
  • Dr Daniel Chiu Cheung-shing (Hong Kong)
  • Dr Fanny Lam Wai-fan (Hong Kong)

The 28th International Congress of Pediatrics (IPA) (NEW!)

17-22 August 2016, Vancouver, Canada

Science Updates

Gut microbiota and mastitis (NEW!)

Mastitis is a disease affecting both dairy herds and human. The article has summarized the potential role of gut microbiota and its metabolites on mastitis. Targeting gut microbiome might a fresh direction to prevent and treat mastitis.

Resources

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.