Preventing vitamin B12 deficiency in South Asian women of childbearing age: a randomised controlled trial comparing an oral vitamin B12 supplement with B12 dietary advice

@article{Mearns2014PreventingVB,
  title={Preventing vitamin B12 deficiency in South Asian women of childbearing age: a randomised controlled trial comparing an oral vitamin B12 supplement with B12 dietary advice},
  author={G J Mearns and Jane Koziol-McLain and Victor Obolonkin and Elaine Rush},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
  year={2014},
  volume={68},
  pages={870-875}
}
Background/objectives:To examine the effectiveness, acceptability and sustainability of interventions to reduce vitamin B12 (B12) deficiency in South Asian women before conception.Subjects/methods:A 6-month randomised controlled trial conducted in Auckland, New Zealand. Participants (62 South Asian women, 18–50 years old) were stratified by dietary… CONTINUE READING