Experts in muscle biochemistry, cachexia, and body composition analysis discuss the importance of maintaining muscle mass. Presented at ESPEN in September 2017, The Hague, The Netherlands.
Experts in clinical immunology and human milk biochemistry gathered to discuss infant gut and immune health, with a focus on human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs), the third most abundant solid component of human milk.
Clinical experts on sarcopenia and nutrition science present research supporting the benefits of specialised oral nutritional supplements to maintain muscle function and physical performance in older community-dwelling and hospitalized adults.
Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, PhD, RN, CNSC, Drexel University College
Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili describes several key traits nurses can look for as potential warning signs of sarcopenia
Marion Winkler, PhD, RD, LDN, CNSC Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital
Marion Winkler of Alpert Medical School shares her thoughts on how to working more effectively with physicians.
Jeffrey Halter, MD Professor of Internal Medicine Chief, Division of Geriatric Medicine Director, Geriatrics Center and Institute of Gerontology University of Michigan
If possible, physicians should look at a patient’s weight and body mass history as a determining factor for how to treat each pati...
Kari Ryan, PhD, RD, Abbott Nutrition R&D, Ohio, USA
The top trends in foods are “clean/clear” labels, natural processing, and whole or real foods. In healthcare, the consumer’s desir...
Prof Moshe Phillip, MD, Institute for Endocrinology and Diabetes, Schneider Children’s Medical Center of Israel, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Prof Phillip opens the symposium introducing the latest evidence on the physiology and biology of linear growth in the early years...