Nutritional status of toddlers and preschoolers according to household income level: overweight tendency and micronutrient deficiencies

@inproceedings{Kim2015NutritionalSO,
  title={Nutritional status of toddlers and preschoolers according to household income level: overweight tendency and micronutrient deficiencies},
  author={Kirang Kim and Sam Cheol Shin and Jae Eun Shim},
  booktitle={Nutrition research and practice},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUNDS/OBJECTIVES The effects of malnutrition on growth of toddlers and preschoolers by socioeconomic status are not well known. This study aimed to examine the effects of dietary intake on growth outcomes in toddlers and preschoolers by household income level. SUBJECTS/METHODS The study population was a total of 1,687 children aged 1 to 5 years that participated in the KNHANES from 2009 to 2011. Growth of children was assessed by height for age (HFA) and weight for height (WFH… CONTINUE READING

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