Fabiana de Cássia Carvalho Oliveira

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OBJECTIVE To assess the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency and its associated factors in women and their newborns in the postpartum period. METHODS This cross-sectional study evaluated vitamin D deficiency/insufficiency in 226 women and their newborns in Viçosa (Minas Gerais, BR) between December 2011 and November 2012. Cord blood and venous maternal(More)
This cross-sectional study aimed to identify the social and biological determinants of anemia in children enrolled in the Brazilian Income Transfer Program (PBF). The study evaluated 446 children (69.1% of the total enrolled) ranging from 6 to 84 months of age, of whom 262 were receiving the income transfer (60.2% of the beneficiaries) and 184 were not(More)
OBJECTIVE To assess the determinants of exclusive breastfeeding abandonment. METHODS Longitudinal study based on a birth cohort in Viçosa, MG, Southeastern Brazil. In 2011/2012, 168 new mothers accessing the public health network were followed. Three interviews, at 30, 60, and 120 days postpartum, with the new mothers were conducted. Exclusive breastfeeding(More)
OBJECTIVE To analyze the impact of timing of clamping and obstetric, biological and socioeconomic factors on the iron stores of full-term newborns. METHODS Cross-sectional study between October 2011 and July 2012 in which hematological parameters were evaluated for newborns in Viçosa, MG, Southeastern Brazil. It involved collecting 7 mL of umbilical cord(More)
The main nutritional deficiencies during childhood, namely anemia and malnutrition, are predominantly related to socio-economic factors. Thus, as the Bolsa Família Program (BFP) is the main policy to combat poverty, it is expected that it will have an impact on child nutrition. The aim was to analyze the differences in the nutritional situation of children(More)
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