Fortification of maize meal improved the nutritional status of 1-3-year-old African children.

OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of a vitamin-fortified maize meal to improve the nutritional status of 1-3-year-old malnourished African children. DESIGN A randomised parallel intervention study was used in which 21 experimental children and their families received maize meal fortified with vitamin A, thiamine, riboflavin and pyridoxine, while 23… CONTINUE READING