Compliance with the consumption of iron and folate supplements by pregnant women in Mafikeng local municipality, North West province, South Africa

@inproceedings{Mbhenyane2017ComplianceWT,
  title={Compliance with the consumption of iron and folate supplements by pregnant women in Mafikeng local municipality, North West province, South Africa},
  author={Xikombiso G. Mbhenyane and Matodzi Cherane},
  booktitle={African health sciences},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Anaemia due to iron deficiency is recognized as one of the major nutritional deficiencies in women and children in developing countries. Daily iron supplementation for pregnant women is recommended in many countries. The aim of the study was to investigate the factors that contribute to compliance to the consumption of iron and folate supplements… CONTINUE READING