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Book Chapter
Author, Analytic
Walker, Susan P.; Powell, Christine A.; Grantham-McGregor, Sally M.
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Tropical Metabolism Research
Title, Analytic
Early childhood supplementation and cognitive development, during and after intervention
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Title, Monographic
Nutrition, health, and child development: Research advances and policy recommendations
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Place of Publication
Washington, D.C.
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Pan American Health Organization
Date of Publication
1998
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Page(s)
69-81
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Series Title
Scientific publication no. 566
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Abstract
Reviews five studies conducted in Latin America and the Caribbean in which the effects of supplementation during childhood were assessed during the intervention period as well as one or more years after intervention ended. Studies were conducted in Mexico, Guatemala, Colombia, Bogota and Jamaica. Concludes among other issues, that the early childhood supplementation can lead to improvements in concurrent development, and supports the inclusion of nutritional interventions as part of public health policy in developing countries.....
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