Micronutrient Status among Pregnant Women in Zinder, Niger and Risk Factors Associated with Deficiency

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Anemia and micronutrient (MN) deficiencies in pregnant women are associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes. In Niger, 58.6% of pregnant women are anemic; however, MN statuses are unknown. The study objectives were to estimate the prevalence of MN deficiencies among pregnant women in Zinder, Niger and explore associated risk factors. Pregnant women living… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/nu9050430

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