Human Nutrition and Dietetics

Factors Influencing Food Consumption Pattern Of Adults In Umuahia North Local Government Area Of Abia State

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This research work investigated the factors influencing food consumption pattern of adults in Umuahia north local government area. A total of 300 respondents were randomly selected and...

94 pages (16359 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 days ago

Prevalence Of Obesity And Overweight Among Housewives In Rural Areas Of Ohafia, Abia State

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This study assessed the prevalence of overweight and obesity among housewives in rural areas of Ohafia L.G.A Abia State. Multistage Sampling technique was used to select 226 housewives from...

106 pages (21104 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 22 days ago

Determination Of Nutrient Composition, Functional Properties And Sensory Evaluation Of Biscuits Produced From Two Varieties Of Sweet Potato (Ipomoea Batatas) Orange Fleshed And White Fleshed

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 The study was carried out to determine the proximate composition, functional properties and sensory evaluation of biscuits produced from two varieties of sweet potato (orange fleshed...

60 pages (12855 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 22 days ago

Nutritional And Microbial Analysis Of Roasted Beef (Soya) Sold In Umuahia Town

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This study was conducted to determine the nutrient and microbial composition of readyto-eat roasted beef product (suya) sold at different locations in Umuahia town. Suya samples were...

84 pages (15345 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 22 days ago

Preservation And Storage Methods Of Fish Adopted By Traders In Ubani Market And Its Effects On The Fish Quality

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The study determined the effects of preservation and storage of fish by traders in Ubani market on the fish quality. The samples were purchased from Ubani market in hmuahia. A total of 25...

84 pages (15345 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 22 days ago

Nutrient Composition And Effect Of Aqueous Extracts Of Zingiber officinale AND Cymbopogon citratus On Blood Glucose And Lipid Profile Of Alloxan-Induced Hyperglycemic Rats

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The study investigated the nutrient composition and effect of aqueous extracts of ginger (Zingiber officinale) and lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus) on the blood glucose and lipid profile...

1 page (32811 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Incidence of overweight and obesity among primary and secondary school children in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.

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1 page (46357 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Snacks And Beverage Consumption Pattern Of School Aged Children In Umuahia North LGA Abia-State

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This study was design to assesses snacks and beverage consumption pattern of school aged children in Umuahia North Local Government area of Abia State. Data for this report was obtained...

Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Predicting Standing Height From Height Proxies For Determination Of Body Mass (BMI) And Anthropometric Status Of Older Persons In Two Local Government Areas Of Abia State

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The study validated the use of height proxies for body mass index in determining the anthropometric status of the elderly in Umuahia north and south LGAs. A total of 200 respondents were...

78 pages (14234 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Development And Quality Evaluation Of Juice, Drink, Jam And Marmalade Produced From African Wild Black Plum (Vitex Doniana) And Star Fruit (Averrhoa Carambola L.)

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Under nutrition and micro nutrient deficiencies continue to be a problem worldwide, particularly in developing economies, including Nigeria.  Economic losses caused by post- harvest...

1 page (113264 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Consumption Of Ultra-Processed Foods, Dietary Pattern And Anthropomertry Status Ofadults In Aba South Local Government Area, Abia State

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Dietary pattern is the general profile of food and nutrient consumption which is characterized on the basis of the usual eating habits. Ultra-processed food products are made from processed...

1 page (19570 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 8 months ago

Dietary Diversity Score And Nutritional Status Of Market Women In Aba-North Local Government Area Of Abia State

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The aim of the study was to assess dietary diversity score and nutritional status of market women in Aba-North Local Government Area Abia State. A sample of 242 women was selected using ...

101 pages (20994 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Nutrient And Sensory Evaluation Of Scones Made From Composite Flour Of Roasted Fluted Pumpkin Seed And Hungry Rice

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The nutrient and sensory evaluation of scones made from composite flour of roasted fluted pumpkin seed hungry rice was evaluated. Experimental design was used for this study. Scones were...

1 page (16740 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Malnutrition Among Children 2-5 Years In Ohabiam, Uratta And Obuda Communities In Aba South Local Government Area, Abia State

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Malnutrition refers to deficiencies, excessive or imbalance in energy and nutrients intake. This study is carried out to evaluate malnutrition among children 2-5 years in Ohabiam, Uratta...

1 page (16965 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Nutrient Composition And Sensory Evaluation Of Bread Produced From Carrot, Fermented Maize And Tiger Nut Residue Flour Blends

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The research was carried out to evaluate the nutrient composition and sensory evaluation of bread produced from carrot, fermented maize and tiger nut residue flour blends. Fermented Maize...

1 page (19080 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Chemical Composition Of Chin-Chin Produced From Wheat (Triticum SPP.) Flour Enriched With Date Palm (Phonenix DACTYLIFERA) And Tiger Nut (Cyperus ESCULENTA) Flours

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Chin-chin is a fried golden brown crunchy snack consumed by both children and adults. They are usually made from wheat grains which is not cultivated in tropical countries like Nigeria due...

122 pages (23665 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Malnutrition Among Children 2-5 Years In Umuode, Umueze, Umuocham Communities In Aba North Lga, Abia State.

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This study assessed the prevalence of malnutrition among children 2-5 years in Umuocham and Umuode Communities in Aba North LGA, Abia State. The study was a cross-sectional study. A random...

Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Malnutrition Among Children 2-5 Years In Umuafai, Umuezeala And Umuanna Communities In Umuahia North Lga, Abia State.

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This study assessed malnutrition among children 2-5 years in Umuafai, Umuezeala and Umuanna communities in Umuahia North Local Government Area (LGA) Abia State. The study employed a cross...

83 pages (16454 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Food Security And Anthropometric Status Of Adolescence Girls In Onitsha North Local Government Of Anambra State

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The study was undertaken to determine the Food Security and Anthropometric Status of Adolescents Girls in Onitsha North Local Government Area of Anambra State. Data for this report was...

1 page (19718 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Chemical Composition Of An Underutilized Spice (Cussonia Bateri) In South East, Nigeria.

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The chemical composition of an underutilized spice (Cussonia bateri) in south east, Nigeria was evaluated. The seeds of the spice were procured from orie ugba market, Umuahia, after which...

62 pages (16854 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Food Insecurity And Coping Strategies Of Households In Umuahia North And South Local Government Areas Of Abia State

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High prevalence of food insecurity experienced by many households in developing countries predisposes them to adopting coping strategies (CSs), some of which may put them at risk of...

1 page (19535 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Feeding Pattern And Anthropometric Indices Of Infants (6 - 24 Months) In Umuahia North Local Government Area, Abia State

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Malnutrition is common among children aged 6-24 months in developing countries.it increases the risk of mortality. Interventions to improve infant-feeding holds the promise of...

98 pages (20102 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Mother’s Perception Of Breast Milk Insufficiency And Knowledge Of Exclusive Breastfeeding Practice In Ikwuano Local Government Area In Abia State


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Breastfeeding practices, including initiation and duration, are influenced by multiple interwoven factors. Among these factors, decisions regarding initiation and duration of breastfeeding...

1 page (18423 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Dietary Practices Of Breastfeeding Mothers Attending Postnatal Clinic At Federal Medical Centre, Umuahia, Abia State

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The lactation period is a major source of concern in developing countries because of its positive impact on the health and nutrition of mothers and children. Adequate nutrition for the...

1 page (20792 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago

Household Food Security And Anthropometric Status Of Women In Bende LGA Abia State

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 This study assessed household food security and anthropometric status of women in Bende L.G.A Abia State. The study was a cross-sectional study. A multi-stage sampling technique was...

1 page (14187 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 9 months ago
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