The Magic Bus non-profit organization aims to promote and educate young people on the importance of good health and related nutritional issues.
Regular physical activity and good nutrition are necessary for a good health. Sport Dans La Ville (Sports in the City) site leaders have found that young people tend to eat inappropriate snacks after physical activity. The Sport and Nutrition program raises awareness on the importance of good nutrition.
The risk of obesity for people with intellectual disabilities is higher than that of the general population, which is why the association Prev’Santé MEL, which works for the prevention and management of patients with diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and obesity, wishes to adapt and make its programs accessible to people with intellectual disabilities.
The Thien An Home II association helps children and young people from an ethnic minority in Vietnam by providing them with good food, an educational program around agriculture and animal husbandry, as well as health coverage to enable them to integrate into society and the professional world.
The LifeLine program aims to respond to the problems encountered by young people aged 18 to 24 in the slum of Malwani (India): health and improved living conditions.
The Microbiome Foundation support research progress on the gut microbiota and increase awareness among the public on the importance of preserving the microbiome.
The Professor Pierre Déchelotte’s teams conducts a study to characterize the role of intestinal microbiota in digestive disorders related to obesity and anorexia nervosa.
Through the PENSINE project, the INFINITE laboratory is studying the diet of children from conception to age 4 in order to modulate the health trajectory of children and prevent the onset of chronic intestinal diseases, particularly through the promotion of good nutritional behaviors.
The Institut Pasteur of Paris is a non-profit foundation whose mission is to contribute to the prevention and treatment of diseases, primarily infectious ones. Thanks to the LuLISA project, the Institut Pasteur de Paris is developing a rapid and accessible method for diagnosing various food allergies in a general practitioner’s office, using a few drops of blood.
The DigestScience Foundation, the first public purpose foundation entirely dedicated to research on digestive pathologies and nutrition, has developed the HEROIC* project. This vast epidemiological study aims to identify the environmental causes of Crohn’s disease and then develop treatments to cure patients.
The association Fédérons Les Villes pour la Santé (Federating Cities for Health), through the program Vivons en Forme (Let’s Live Healthy), proposes concrete solutions to local and territorial authorities to prevent overweight and obesity in children and to promote fitness and well-being within families, through education on diet and physical activity.