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Simulation of the effect of maize porridge fortified with grain amaranth or micronutrient powder containing NaFeEDTA on iron intake and status in Kenyan children.

Authors
  • Macharia-Mutie, Catherine W
  • Omusundi, Agnes M
  • Mwai, John M
  • Mwangi, Alice M
  • Brouwer, Inge D
Type
Published Article
Journal
Public Health Nutrition
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Publication Date
Sep 01, 2013
Volume
16
Issue
9
Pages
1605–1613
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1017/S1368980012005174
PMID: 23218415
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Addition of grain amaranth or low-Fe MNP to maize-based porridge has potential to improve Fe intake and status in pre-school children.

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