Nutrient intake and anemia risk in the women's health initiative observational study.

@article{Thomson2011NutrientIA,
  title={Nutrient intake and anemia risk in the women's health initiative observational study.},
  author={Cynthia A Thomson and Jeffrey D. Stanaway and Marian L Neuhouser and Linda G Snetselaar and Marcia L. Stefanick and Leslie A Arendell and Zhao Chen},
  journal={Journal of the American Dietetic Association},
  year={2011},
  volume={111 4},
  pages={532-41}
}
BACKGROUND Nutrient-related anemia among postmenopausal women is preventable; recent data on prevalence are limited. OBJECTIVE To investigate the association between nutrient intakes and anemia prevalence, in relation to both incidence and persistence, in a longitudinal sample of postmenopausal women. We hypothesized that anemia prevalence, incidence, and persistence would be greater among women reporting lower intake of vitamin B-12, folate, and iron. DESIGN Prospective cohort analysis… CONTINUE READING

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