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Improving bioavailability of iron in Indian diets through food-based approaches for the control of iron deficiency anaemia

  title={Improving bioavailability of iron in Indian diets through food-based approaches for the control of iron deficiency anaemia},
  author={Kashyap Kumar Sharma},
  journal={Food, nutrition and agriculture},
  • K. K. Sharma
  • Published 2003
  • Political Science
  • Food, nutrition and agriculture
En Inde, l'anemie ferriprive est un serieux probleme de sante publique. Les enquetes nationales et regionales indiquent que jusqu'a 74 pour cent des enfants âges de moins de 3 ans, 85 pour cent des femmes enceintes et, dans certains groupes de population, 90 pour cent des adolescents pourraient en souffrir. Chez le nourrison et l'enfant, l'anemie ferriprive entrave le developpement physique et cognitif chez l'adulte, elle entraine une reduction de la capacite de travail et, partant, de la… 

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