balanced diet


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Noun1.balanced diet - a diet that contains adequate amounts of all the necessary nutrients required for healthy growth and activitybalanced diet - a diet that contains adequate amounts of all the necessary nutrients required for healthy growth and activity
diet - a prescribed selection of foods
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Eat less and lose more-this notion is crippling the very essence of balanced diet, especially in women.
Ms Tshireletso told Parliament that the menu was designed to provide a balanced diet to all school going children by providing a variety of foods for breakfast and mid-day meals.
Rubavu district in collaboration with Sun Alliance has strengthened measures against the growing number of child stunting that will be implemented through constant nutritional practices' inspection at the village level and training parents on identification, preparation of foods with nutritional values and how to administer a balanced diet.
There are many benefits to having a healthy, balanced diet and they are simple to follow in your daily life.
"In a world of confusing headlines and bogus science, it is essential that the important role meat plays in a healthy, balanced diet is communicated accurately," said AHDB chief executive officer Jane King.
He said breastmilk is incredibly resilient and can retain its major nutrients even during fasting, but he noted the need for breastfeeding women to maintain a balanced diet that encompasses all the major food groups.
KARACHI -- A walk was organised here on Monday against obesity and to highlight importance of balanced diet and physical exercise.
The young boys and girls participated in fun activities that stressed the importance of a healthy, balanced diet, and received healthy snacks, milk box and nutrition charts to take home.
We believe that a healthy and balanced diet is all about the right choices and small simple steps that create a big impact.
The World Health Organisation recommends that carbohydrates are part of a healthy balanced diet within a weight-loss plan.
Healthy, balanced diet provides lasting benefits WHO !-- -- Sheila Crisostomo (The Philippine Star) - January 1, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines For the World Health Organization (WHO), having a "healthy and balanced diet" is the best New Year's resolution a person can make.

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