malnutrition
Micronutrients, Macro Impact
Micronutrients, Macro Impact
Anna Azvolinsky | Jun 1, 2017
At the interface of food, nutrition, and agriculture, Lindsay Allen’s research has been informing nutrition guidelines and policies around the world for decades.
Week in Review: July 7–11
Week in Review: July 7–11
Tracy Vence | Jul 11, 2014
Assessing mtDNA mutations among healthy people; heritability of intelligence; epigenetic inheritance of maternal malnutrition markers; consumers buy into DNA ancestry
Gestational Malnutrition Affects Offspring’s Sperm
Gestational Malnutrition Affects Offspring’s Sperm
Anna Azvolinsky | Jul 10, 2014
Mice undernourished during pregnancy can transmit the effects of such nutritional stress to their sons’ germ cells, epigenetically.  
How Malnutrition Affects the Microbiome
How Malnutrition Affects the Microbiome
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Jun 4, 2014
The gut bacterial communities of severely malnourished children appear to be less developed than those of healthy children, a study on Bangladeshi infants and toddlers finds.
More Carbon Dioxide, Fewer Crop Nutrients
More Carbon Dioxide, Fewer Crop Nutrients
Kerry Grens | May 8, 2014
Plants grown in higher concentrations of CO2 have greater yields, but lower amounts of essential nutrients.
Overweight Homeless
Edyta Zielinska | Jun 6, 2012
Malnutrition continues to be a problem for people living without stable homes, but it is beginning to be accompanied by obesity.