Effect of germination of finger millet on nutritional value of foods and effect of food supplement on nutrition and anaemia status in Tanzanian children.

@article{Tatala2007EffectOG,
  title={Effect of germination of finger millet on nutritional value of foods and effect of food supplement on nutrition and anaemia status in Tanzanian children.},
  author={Simon R. Tatala and Godwin D. Ndossi and Deborah M. Ash and Peter Mamiro},
  journal={Tanzania health research bulletin},
  year={2007},
  volume={9 2},
  pages={77-86}
}
Inadequate dietary intake, often combined with an infection can lead to malnutrition that often manifest as growth failure or deficiency of essentials nutrients including iron leading to iron deficiency anaemia. In an effort to investigate diet in relation to nutrition status of children, diet and dietary intake were investigated in rural Tanzania. The effect of germination of finger millet based food recipe on its nutritional value was evaluated. The food consisted of finger millet flour… CONTINUE READING