Nutritional status of primary schoolchildren in Garhwali Himalayan villages of India.

@article{Osei2010NutritionalSO,
  title={Nutritional status of primary schoolchildren in Garhwali Himalayan villages of India.},
  author={Akoto Kwame Osei and Robert Francis Houser and Saraswati Bulusu and Tripti Joshi and Davidson H Hamer},
  journal={Food and nutrition bulletin},
  year={2010},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={221-33}
}
BACKGROUND Anemia and micronutrient deficiencies are common among Indian schoolchildren. However, past studies have narrowly focused on only a few micronutrients and have not carefully evaluated the association between sociodemographic factors and nutritional status of schoolchildren. OBJECTIVE To assess the nutritional status of schoolchildren in Himalayan villages of India and to determine the relationships between their nutritional status, intestinal helminth infection, and… CONTINUE READING

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