Correlation of vitamin A nutritional status on alpha-tocopherol in the colostrum of lactating women.

@article{Lira2013CorrelationOV,
  title={Correlation of vitamin A nutritional status on alpha-tocopherol in the colostrum of lactating women.},
  author={Larissa Queiroz de Lira and Mayara Santa Rosa Lima and Jovilma Maria Soares de Medeiros and Isabelle Da Silva and Roberto Dimenstein},
  journal={Maternal & child nutrition},
  year={2013},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={
          31-40
        }
}
The adequate supply of vitamins A and E to newborns is essential. However, factors such as maternal nutritional status and nutrient interaction may limit its bioavailability. The aim of this study was to establish nutritional status for vitamins A and E and evaluate the correlation of retinol on colostrum alpha-tocopherol in lactating women. A total of 103 lactating women were recruited at a Brazilian public maternity hospital. Fasting serum and colostrum samples were collected in the immediate… CONTINUE READING
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