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  1. Iodine for infants: ensuring they have the key nutrient

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... baby to another brand of formula? A: Different brands of formula have different dilution methods. Therefore, mixing two or more bands of milk powder is definitely not recommended. ... not give their children iodine supplements without medical advice. Mild cases may be treated by using iodised salt in food, or simply feeding babies more milk, egg yolks, kelp, seaweed ...

  2. Milk formula producers overstate nutrient levels

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... safety centre said it would investigate whether there were any breaches of other laws. Health minister Dr Ko Wing-man said the government had started the legislative process to control baby milk ... Hon Kam-lun, professor for paediatrics at Chinese University, said. 'Inaccurate data may misinform parents when they are choosing milk suitable for their babies.' Vitamin ...

  3. Baby food health claims not backed by evidence

    Posted Apr 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang and Jennifer Ngo Four baby-food products sold in the city bear health claims that are not supported by internationally recognised scientific evidence, a study by the consumer watchdog shows. Consumers should read product labels carefully before buying, said the Consumer Council, which, with the Centre for Food Safety, examined 117 baby food labels. 'Food made ...

  4. Charities eye more fresh food supply

    Posted Sep 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... at Cafe De Coral or Fairwood. Food pack sizes depend on the size of recipients' family. Those with babies and children will have milk formula in their pack. The simple pack comprises of cup ... to people in need on a short-term basis, serving rice, noodles, canned food, frozen meat, vegetables, hot meals and baby milk formula to around 1,500 people a day. Tung Wah Group of Hospitals' ...

  5. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    Fish oil and pregnancy

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Can taking fish oil during pregnancy make healthier, stronger babies? Experts weigh in on a controversial supplement, writes Jeanette Wang Tipping the scales An estimated 5 per cent of babies born in Hong Kong are underweight, according to Health Department statistics from 2011, and thus face a greater risk of disease, significant disabilities ...

  6. News - China - NUTRITION

    Chinese government watchdogs issue tips on detecting fake food following scandals

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by LAURA ZHOU

    ... from ginger to sesame oil, vinegar, leeks, rice, corn, pork, milk powder and bean sprouts. Zhang Lihe, a 62-year-old retiree in Beijing, has become a fan of media food-safety tips. ...

  7. Lifestyle - Health - NUTRITION BAOBAB

    Nutrition: Baobab

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by GABRIELLA CLARKE

    ... Council, the fruit of the baobab tree contains a sticky pulp that can be dried into a nutritious powder high in protein, vitamins, and minerals. The powder is stirred into warm water or milk ... C than oranges, twice as much calcium as milk, is richer in potassium than bananas and contains more magnesium than spinach. Baobab fruit is also rich in B vitamins and iron, and provides a good ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Formula milk producers' association defends adverts

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by LETTER

    ... aims to curb formula producers' outrageous claims", November 28) and Maggie Holmes ("Health benefits of breast milk are obvious", December 4), in order to clarify some misconceptions. We would like to stress that the association has always supported the idea that breast milk is the best food for infants and that quality formula is the only safe alternative to breast ...

  9. No gluten in these goodies

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the stretchability of gluten, xanthan or guar gum are often added to give baked goods the 'right' texture. Extra protein is usually added in the form of egg whites, gelatin or dry milk powder ... flour mix 100g cold mashed potatoes 1 packet (7g) dried yeast 2 tsp xanthan gum 1 tsp gelatin 1 tsp sea salt 100ml water 60ml milk 2 tbsp olive oil 1 tbsp honey 1/2 tsp vinegar 1 egg 2 tsp dried ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ROOKIE MUM

    Focus on pregnancy weight gain a bit heavy handed

    Posted May 14th 2013, 12:00am by ANGHARD LAW

    ... during pregnancy and their babies are often smaller." Western health professionals generally don't specify how many kilograms a woman should gain during pregnancy because it depends ... with a vengeance. "Cravings of sweet things are a problem of diet," says Siegler. "It means your blood sugar level is dropping too low. This is not surprising because your baby is absorbing ...




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