According to the 8th National Nutrition Survey of the FNRI conducted up to April 2014, the regions with the highest number of underweight
children aged 0-5 years were Mimaropa, Western Visayas and Bicol Region.
The current study was planned to: determine the frequency of underweight
and stunting among the children entering first year of school, and to assess any association between scores in admission test and height and weight at the time of admission.
may an impact Lead scientist Dr Kathleen Szegda, from the University of Massachusetts, said: "Our findings suggest that women who are underweight
in early or mid-adulthood may be at increased risk for early menopause.
In 2016, the global number of moderately or severely underweight
girls and boys was 75 million and 117 million respectively.
Keano the golden retriever had a chronic skin condition, was underweight
and had an ear infection PICTURE: RSPCA
A high number of underweight
children were found among the families which belong to lower, upper lower, studies done by Bharati et al.
Because China has the largest population in the world, a coexisting situation of overweight or obesity and underweight
has an impact on the largest number of women and their offspring," the researchers concluded.
Subjects are categorized into underweight
, normal weight, and overweight/ obese group based on their BMI.
The exception is women who are underweight
Taking notice of the complaints, the Deputy Commissioner directed action and in this connection, Assistant Commissioner (AC), Altaf Sheikh along with Additional Assistant Commissioner (AAC), Imran Khan and Assistant Director, Consumers' Association, Said Badshah inspected different fast-foods, restaurants and other shops and took several persons into custody for profiteering, unhygienic conditions and selling of underweight
As inflation hedges, investors made their largest allocation to emerging markets equity in more than three years, rising to 31% overweight from 24% last month, and were no longer underweight
commodities, for the first time since December 2012.
In the age group 18-20 years, 20 (20%) were normal, 4 (4%) were overweight and 1(1%) was obese and 3 (3%) were underweight