Thursday, January 03, 2008

Eating well: a guide for children affected by AIDS

Source: Eldis
Authors: Children in Distress Network
Publisher: Children in Distress Network, 2004

Article: Eating well: a guide for children affected by AIDS

*The following are excerpts from the aforementioned article:

A healthy diet helps children affected by HIV and AIDS. This illustrated and accessible manual addresses several nutritional concerns that may affect children infected with AIDS. These include:

~the effects of eating badly
~what happens to your body when you get sick
~how can we eat well to live well
~advice on eating well when you are sick
~good foods to keep you healthy
~eating well for energy, gain weight and increased appetite
~foods that prevent infections, improve digestion and ease mouth problems

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*Note the abovementioned excerpts are direct quotes from the article and thus all credit and references should be afforded to the authors/sources.

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