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Special Issue: Women's and Adolescent Nutrition

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Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences editorial staff

Special Issue: Women's and Adolescent Nutrition

Published: April 2017

Volume 1393

Published since 1824, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences is the Academy’s premier scientific publication.

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Global and regional trends in the nutritional status of young people: a critical and neglected age group
Nadia Akseer, Sara Al-Gashm, Seema Mehta, Ali Mokdad and Zulfiqar A. Bhutta

Nutrition in adolescents: physiology, metabolism, and nutritional needs
Jai K. Das, Rehana A. Salam, Kent L. Thornburg, Andrew M. Prentice, Susan Campisi, Zohra S. Lassi, Berthold Koletzko and Zulfiqar A. Bhutta

Systematic review on evidence-based adolescent nutrition interventions
Zohra S. Lassi, Anoosh Moin, Jai K. Das, Rehana A. Salam and Zulfiqar A. Bhutta

Review of nutrition guidelines relevant for adolescents in low- and middle-income countries
Zohra S. Lassi, Tarab Mansoor, Rehana A. Salam, Shereen Z. Bhutta, Jai K. Das and Zulfiqar A. Bhutta

Delivering an action agenda for nutrition interventions addressing adolescent girls and young women: priorities for implementation and research
Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, Zohra S. Lassi, Gilles Bergeron, Berthold Koletzko, Rehana Salam, Angela Diaz, Mireille McLean, Robert E. Black, Luz Maria de Rigil, Parul Christian, Andrew M. Prentice, Jonathan D. Klein, William Keenan and Mark Hanson