Supplementation with multiple micronutrients for breastfeeding women for improving outcomes for the mother and baby.

BACKGROUND Globally, more than two billion people are estimated to be deficient in key vitamins and minerals, particularly iodine, iron and zinc. The majority of these people live in low-income settings and are typically deficient in more than one micronutrient. However, micronutrient deficiency among breastfeeding mothers and their infants also remains an… CONTINUE READING