American Journal of Health Research

Volume 11, Issue 6, November 2023

  • Review Article

    Efficacy of Iron-Fortification in Complementary Feeding for Prevention of Iron Deficiency Anemia in Children of Bangladesh

    Mahmood Chowdhury Arzu*, Anwarul Azim, Mohammad Shahab Uddin, Dhananjoy Das, Shanjana Islam, Wahida Akter, Rehana Ahmed, Mohammed Shahidullah Chowdhury

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 6, November 2023
    Pages: 149-157
    Received: Oct. 01, 2023
    Accepted: Oct. 20, 2023
    Published: Nov. 24, 2023
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajhr.20231106.11
    Abstract: Iron deficiency anemia is a worldwide public health issue, and the best cost-effective prophylactic technique is to fortify foods with iron. The right mix of iron form and food carrier, as well as the dietary context in which it is consumed, are critical. It raises the chances of preterm birth and a low birth weight baby. IDA slows development affe... Show More