International Journal of Nutrition and Food Sciences

Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2022

  • Knowledge of Mothers of Children from 0 to 23 Months and Perceptions of Grandmothers and Fathers on Breastfeeding in the Village of Cella in Burkina Faso

    Ines Wendlassida Zaheira Kere, Fatoumata Hama-Ba, Moussa Ouedraogo, Bassibila Zoungrana, Aly Savadogo

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 96-101
    Received: Jul. 06, 2022
    Accepted: Jul. 21, 2022
    Published: Aug. 24, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijnfs.20221104.11
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    Abstract: Introduction: Appropriate feeding of infants and young children determines their current and future health status and can be influenced by the knowledge and perceptions of the population. The aim of the study was to assess the level of knowledge of mothers as well as the perception of fathers and grandmothers on breastfeeding in Cella, a rural comm... Show More
  • Evaluation of Physical and Chemical Quality Characteristics of Elite Bread Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Genotypes

    Cherinet Kasahun, Gadisa Alemu

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 102-109
    Received: Jul. 11, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 10, 2022
    Published: Aug. 24, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijnfs.20221104.12
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    Abstract: In wheat development programs, the evaluation and identification of superior lines from introduced plant materials, is the first and leading step in a crop improvement program. The study was conducted to evaluate the physical and chemical quality characteristics of elite bread wheat genotypes. The genotypes were consisted of 30 promising line obtai... Show More
  • Assessment of Nutrient Intake of 1st Trimester Poor Pregnant Women Among the Districts of Kushtia, Chuadanga and Jhenaidah in Bangladesh

    Md. Tofazzal Hossain, Aslima Khatun, Shahana Khatun, Rasel Ahmed, Md. Saad Ibne Hossain, Md. Salim Raza, Mohammad Tanvir Sarwar, Asad Ud-Daula

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 110-115
    Received: Jul. 21, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 08, 2022
    Published: Aug. 24, 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijnfs.20221104.13
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    Abstract: Aim/Objectives: To collect nutrient intake and nutritional status of the 1st trimester poor pregnant women among the district of Kushtia, Chuadanga and Jhenaidah in Bangladesh. Study design: This expected study was carried out among 100 poor 1st trimester pregnant women and incidence of nutrient intake and nutritional status among them was observed... Show More