About the theme

In the last few decades, there has been an intensification in research on the relationship between food, nutrition, and health. In addition to reducing the risk of non-transmissible chronic illnesses such as diabetes, cancer, and cardiovascular diseases, nowadays there is evidence of the role of diets in improving mental and physical performance, delaying the aging process, and strengthening the immunological system, among others. The persistence of illnesses related to nutricional deficiency and lack of access to food in regions of extreme poverty is also notable. . [+] Read more


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