Vitamin B-12 status in infancy is positively associated with development and cognitive functioning 5 y later in Nepalese children uri icon

abstract

  • Poor vitamin B-12 (cobalamin) status is widespread in South Asia. Insufficient vitamin B-12 status has been linked to poor neurodevelopment in young children. The objective of this paper is to measure the associations between vitamin B-12 status in infancy (2â??12 mo) and the development and cognitive functioning in Nepalese children 5 y later

publication date

  • 2017
  • 2017