Effect of a beverage fortified with evaporated sugarcane juice on hemoglobin levels in preschool children.

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The study objective was to measure the effect of consumption of a beverage mixed with a high-iron sweetener (evaporated sugarcane juice known as rapadura) on hemoglobin levels in preschool children, and to compare it with the effect of consuming the same beverage sweetened with refined sugar. Research consisted of a 12-week randomized, controlled double… (More)

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@article{Arcanjo2009EffectOA, title={Effect of a beverage fortified with evaporated sugarcane juice on hemoglobin levels in preschool children.}, author={F P N Arcanjo and Vicente de Paulo Teixeira Pinto and Maria R Arcanjo and M{\'a}rcia R Amici and Olga Maria Silv{\'e}rio Am{\^a}ncio}, journal={Revista panamericana de salud publica = Pan American journal of public health}, year={2009}, volume={26 4}, pages={350-4} }