Areas of Focus
Every day millions of people rely on BIOPHARMA EGYPT’S nutritional solutions to live life to its fullest
Our focus at BIOPHARMA EGYPT S.A.E is to provide the best nutrition products for different segments and that requires knowledgeable expertise. Our goal is to remain at the forefront of new product creation by leveraging our extensive research and development capabilities.
Early Life Nutrition
Nutrition for Preconception, Pregnant and Breastfeeding Mothers
A well-balanced diet that includes a variety of nutrient-dense foods, enough calories, fluids and essential vitamins and minerals is important for the health of both the mother and the developing fetus or breastfeeding baby.
Preconception care is the process of preparing for pregnancy before conception. This includes steps such as maintaining a healthy lifestyle, managing chronic conditions, taking prenatal vitamins, and discussing family history and reproductive health with a doctor. Preconception care can help increase the chances of a healthy pregnancy and can also detect and treat any potential fertility or pregnancy-related issues before conception occurs.
Nutrition is an essential aspect of a healthy pregnancy. Expectant mothers require a balanced diet that provides sufficient amounts of essential nutrients, vitamins, and minerals to support both their own health and the growth and development of their baby. This means increasing their intake of foods rich in iron, calcium, and folic acid, as well as foods that are sources of protein, fiber, and healthy fats. Some key nutrients for pregnant women include iron for the growth of the placenta and fetus, calcium for the development of strong bones and teeth, and folic acid to reduce the risk of birth defects.
Breast milk is the perfect food for babies, as it supplies all the necessary nutrients in the proper proportions. Breastfeeding also has many health benefits for both moms and babies. For babies, breastfeeding helps to boost the immune system, reduce the risk of certain diseases and illnesses, and promote healthy brain development. While for moms, breastfeeding can help reduce the risk of certain cancers, promote postpartum recovery and provide an emotional bond between mother and baby.
Our research projects are centered around essential scientific matters during infancy: nutrition in the initial 1,000 days of life, maternal health during gestation, breastfeeding and advantages of breast milk.
In the first 1,000 days, a baby’s growth and development is happening at a rapid rate and the progress made during this period surpasses any other time in existence. Right from conception to the toddler’s second birthday, their cells will have grown from a single cell to more than three trillion cells. Adequate nutrition during this exceptional phase is an essential requirement for survival, growth, ideal development and long-term health.
At BIOPHARMA EGYPT S.A.E , we strive to comprehend how nutrition affects the growth and development of newborns from before conception, during pregnancy and after birth, in both preterm and term infants.
Early Life Nutrition
Proper Nutrition for a Child’s Growth & Development
Nutritional supplements can be beneficial for children, as they can help fill the nutritional gap that is created when a child’s diet is inadequate. Supplements provide essential vitamins, minerals, and other important nutrients that can help support a child’s growth and development.
Quality nutrition is extremely important for toddlers, as it affects physical and mental development, helps to prevent and overcome illness and aids in myelination. Adequate intake of both macronutrients (carbohydrate, protein, and fat) and micronutrients (vitamins and minerals) is essential during these years. A balanced diet made up of regular meals and snacks is necessary to provide vitamins, minerals, fibers, and nutrients. Fostering good eating habits and providing healthy, nutrient-dense food choices is one of the most important tasks for parents in raising young children.
Nutrition is important for children aged 4 to 6 as it helps them grow and develop. Children of this age should be getting a variety of foods from the five food groups, including fruits, vegetables, dairy, grains, and protein. It is important to choose nutrient-dense foods such as lean meats, whole grains, low-fat dairy, fruits and vegetables. Additionally, children should be drinking plenty of water and limiting their consumption of sugary and processed foods.
At this age, children should be getting 1,000 to 1,400 calories a day, depending on their activity level. They should be consuming 3 to 5 ounces of protein a day, 1 to 1.5 cups of fruits, 1 to 1.5 cups of vegetables, 3 to 5 ounces of grains, and 2 to 2.5 cups of dairy. It is important to limit added sugar and saturated fats as well as salt.
Make healthy eating choices easy for your children with Growth Formula for Kids! Our nutritional product is tailored to meet the dietary needs of children aged 7 and up, with essential vitamins and minerals to support their growth and development.
At BIOPHARMA EGYPT S.A.E , we help fill the nutritional gap that is created when a child’s diet is inadequate. Growth Formula for Kids provides the essential vitamins, minerals, and other important nutrients their body and minds needs helping to support a child’s growth and development.
Managing Weight Gain and Poor Appetite
Thinness is a state of having a low body weight in relation to one’s height and is often considered to be a desirable trait. However, being extremely thin or underweight can be a sign of an underlying health problem such as an eating disorder or malnutrition that can lead to health issues such as weakness, fatigue and an increased risk of infections.
We understand how gaining weight can be challenging for some people due to various reasons such as medical conditions, stress or certain medications. Achieving a healthy weight is important for maintaining overall health and well-being. At BIOPHARMA EGYPT S.A.E, we understand the struggles that come with weight gain and thinness. That’s why we offer a range of nutritional products that are specifically designed to support weight gain and improve appetite.
Nutrition and Cognitive Health in Senior Adults
As people age, their nutritional needs change. Adults over the age of 50 should focus on maintaining a healthy diet that supports their overall well-being and helps to prevent age-related diseases. Some key considerations for adult nutrition in this age group include consuming enough calcium and vitamin D to support bone health and prevent osteoporosis, eating a diet rich in fruits and vegetables to ensure adequate intake of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants and consuming enough protein to maintain muscle mass and function.
We understand these special nutritional needs of adults over the age of 50, and thus our products are designed to provide the essential nutrients and energy needed to maintain optimal health. Our nutritional solutions are also designed to support healthy digestion, energy levels and heart health.
Understanding the Importance of Clinical Nutrition
Clinical nutrition is the practice of using dietary and nutritional principles to help prevent, diagnose, and treat illnesses and medical conditions. The scope of clinical nutrition includes assessing patients’ nutritional needs, developing dietary plans and programs, monitoring patients’ progress, and providing education and support to patients and their families.
At BIOPHARMA EGYPT S.A.E, we understand the vital role that nutrition plays in maintaining optimal health and managing medical conditions as cancer patients, intensive care, hospitalized patients, burns and many others.
Navigating the Over-the-Counter Aisle for Relief
Consumer healthcare products mainly constitute over-the-counter (OTC) drugs that include medicines, which are sold directly to a consumer without a prescription from a doctor
OTC medications have played a vital role in healthcare by providing consumers with convenient access to treatment for common conditions. Their evolution has led to a wider range of choices and more effective treatments, but it’s important to use them responsibly and in consultation with a healthcare professional.
Revolutionize Your Weight Loss Journey
Weight loss is a process that involves reducing your overall body weight by making changes to your diet, exercise routine and lifestyle. To be successful in losing weight, it is important to develop healthy habits that include regular physical activity, reducing calorie intake, eating a balanced diet that is high in fiber, protein and nutrient-dense foods and managing stress. Keep in mind that weight loss is a gradual process and it is important to maintain patience and consistency in following a healthy lifestyle as rapid weight loss can often result in regaining the weight back.