Category Archives: nutritional deficiencies

Latest update on U.S. nutrition, physical activity and obesity

Each month, the office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion releases an infographic with the latest data related to a Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicator (LHI) topic. These infographics show progress toward Healthy People 2020 LHI targets — and show where there’s still work to be done.  

This month’s featured LHI topic is Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity. Check out the infographic below, then head over to the Healthy People 2020 LHI Infographic Gallery to see infographics for other LHI topic areas.


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Detecting Nutritional Deficiencies – Infographics

The longer I write this blog, the more amazed I am at the complexity of the human body. What an amazing system we are! It is no wonder then that we can develop a nutritional deficiency even while we are eating healthy and exercising regularly. I think this infographic has some useful information on it.



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