Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2019 04:28 PM IST
Most Indians think that protein deficiency is not an important concern.
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Amarpal Singh, Ludhiana
PUBLISHED ON SEP 23, 2019 11:22 PM IST
UPDATED ON AUG 04, 2019 11:43 AM IST
There are several plant sources proteins, but except for soy, most are “incomplete proteins” because they are missing one or more of nine essential amino acids, the building blocks of protein.
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India, Guwahati
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2018 11:20 AM IST
Referring to a Indian Market Research Bureau (IMRB) study in 2017, nutritionist Kavita Devgan said 84% of Indian vegetarians and 65% of non-vegetarian diets are protein deficient.
Agence France-Presse, Tampa | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 24, 2018 01:05 PM IST
Countries at most risk include those that consume the most rice and have the lowest gross domestic product (GDP), such as Myanmar, Laos and Cambodia.