E3S Web of Conf.
Volume 222, 2020International Scientific and Practical Conference “Development of the Agro-lndustrial Complex in the Context of Robotization and Digitalization of Production in Russia and Abroad” (DAIC 2020)
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Section||Efficient Production, Storage, Processing and Pre-sale Preparation of Agricultural Products. Creation of Safe and High-quality, Including Functional Food Products Based on Modern Genetic and Breeding Methods in Crop Production and Animal Husbandry|
|Published online||22 December 2020|
Study of older adolescents diet and their preferences among functional nutrition products
Federal State Budgetary Educational Institution of Higher Education “Kuzbass State Agricultural Academy”, 650056 Kemerovo, Russian Federation
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The article presents the results of a survey of older adolescents among students. The structure of nutrition of adolescents is analyzed. It was found that the majority of students’ nutrition is not balanced, carbohydrate-containing foods predominate. There is a lack of protein, dietary fiber, vitamins and minerals. The diet of students is not observed. It is noted that at this age, many respondents have chronic diseases. It was found that most adolescents have an idea of functional nutrition products, but the frequency of consumption of such products among this category of the population often depends on the cost. As fortified foods, adolescents would prefer soft drinks, confectionery and bakery products, dairy products and fortified “fast food”. Measures to improve the health of adolescents are proposed.
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