Spotlight: Food for Health: Nutrition Research across the Lifespan

Nutrition is vital to health, growth, and development through all stages of life. Poor nutrition causes health problems and can contribute to heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, stroke, cancer, and other diseases. NIH recently released a draft of its first-ever Strategic Plan for NIH Nutrition Research to focus efforts in advancing the scientific understanding of interactions between diet, nutritional status, biological processes, and the environment. The strategic plan highlights nutrition resear

Source: Spotlight: Food for Health: Nutrition Research across the Lifespan | NICHD – Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development