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- Vaidya, Anjana, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- American journal of clinical nutrition 2006 v.84 no.5 pp. 1086-1092
- human nutrition; pregnant women; pregnancy outcome; infants; birth weight; dietary supplements; dietary minerals; dosage; epidemiological studies; disease prevention; inflammation; pregnancy complications; low birth weight; randomized clinical trials; biomarkers; blood chemistry; breast milk; cytokines; interleukin-4; C-reactive protein; mastitis; Nepal
- ... BACKGROUND: Multiple micronutrient supplementation of Nepalese women during pregnancy is associated with a significant increase in birth weight. OBJECTIVE: We tested the hypothesis that improved birth weight in infants of mothers supplemented with micronutrients is associated with a decrease in inflammatory responses and an increase in the production of T helper 1 cells and T helper 2 cells. DESIG ...