DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2015.03.002
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Imelda Angeles-Agdeppa, Clarita Reyes Magsadia

Abstract: Abstract: Fortifying commonly consumed foods and beverages offers a great opportunity of filling the nutrient gap between actual and the needed nutrient intakes of young children. Ready-to-drink beverage as a vehicle for fortification is easy to administer, more consistent and least obstructive, because it can be consumed without further processing/cooking. This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of fortified beverage on the improving of iron status and school performance test of schoolchildren. About …

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