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

  • A summary of the latest science on gestational diabetes mellitus

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2018 Issue 2 – Child Immune Fact Sheet

  • An overview of nutrients and foods important for immune health

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2018 Issue 1 – Mastitis Fact Sheet

  • An overview of science and caring tips for mastitis

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2017 Issue 4 – Vitamin D Fact Sheet

  • A fact sheet summarizing authority recommendations on vitamin D intake

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2017 Issue 3 – Choline Fact Sheet

  • A fact sheet supporting proper dietary intake of choline in different life stages with new science on its roles in brain and cognitive development

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2017 Issue 2 – Gut Microbiota Fact Sheet

  • A fact sheet on the physiological importance of the gut microbiota and influencing factors that impact on its composition

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2017 Issue 1 – DHA Fact Sheet

  • A fact sheet supporting proper dietary intake of DHA in different life stages

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2016 Issue 4 – All About Dietary Fiber

  • Daily dietary fiber intake calculator
  • New studies on health benefits of dietary fiber in different population groups

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2016 Issue 3 – Tips Handcard for Child Immunisation

  • Precautions and contraindications surrounding child immunisation
  • Potential nutrition interventions to help increase vaccine efficacy

WNSC Hong Kong Info Card 2016 Issue 2 – Nutrition During Lactation: What’s New?

  • A summary of nutritional recommendations during lactation from health authorities worldwide
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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

The association between gut microbiota in early life and future body mass index (NEW!)

This prospective study found an association between early-life gut microbiota and body mass index (BMI) z-scores at age 12 in a Norwegian cohort, suggesting infant gut microbiota may have the potential to help identify children at risk of obesity later in life.

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.