Shirley Johanna's Profile
M.Sc, M.Phil (Food Service Management & Dietetics)
Shirley is passionate about teaching and writing. She conducts nutrition education program for children in an NGO. Her hobbies are cooking, gardening and photography.
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Maturity-Onset Diabetes of the Young (MODY), a form of monogenic diabetes often mistaken for type 1 diabetes is on the rise among young adults and children.
Low-cost Bio-degradable Sanitary Pads to Reach Rural Women in India: Exclusive Interview With Aakar Foundation
Low-cost, bio-degradable sanitary napkins developed by The Better India and Aakar Foundation to reach women and girls in the rural parts of India.
Eating slowly could help prevent obesity, reduce waist circumference and lower body mass index (BMI) when compared to eating fast or at a normal pace.
Survivors of childhood heart defects are at a higher risk of developing premature dementia before the age of 65 years, says a new study.
Women diagnosed with severe preeclampsia during pregnancy remain at risk of developing hypertension after pregnancy