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- Baye, Kaleab
- Proceedings of the Nutrition Society 2019 v.78 no.4 pp. 540-546
- food fortification, etc ; Nationwide Food Consumption Survey; adverse effects; children; cost effectiveness; drinking water; folic acid; food intake; foods; groundwater; iodine; iron; monitoring; nutrient deficiencies; risk; screening; soil; vitamin A; women; Show all 19 Subjects
- ... Micronutrient deficiencies are widespread and disproportionately affect women and children in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC). Among various interventions, food fortification and supplementation with micronutrients have been proven to be cost-effective. The aim of the present paper is to review existing literature to assess risks of excessive intake in LMIC to then highlight programmatic c ...