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Iron and cognition

Anaemia afflicts nearly 1 in 4 people worldwide, but there are practical strategies for reducing it
Sauder K et al 2023- Identifying Foods That Optimize Intake of Key Micronutrients During Pregnancy
Chouraqui J et al 2023 - Risk Assessment of Micronutrients Deficiency in Vegetarian or Vegan Children: Not So Obvious
Switching meat and milk for plant-based copies misses vital nutrients
Are plant-based meats really better for us than the real thing?
Origins of Health - How Important Is Iron for the Developing Brain?
One in two pregnancies are affected by iron deficiency, yet many women don't get a simple screening test to check
Vitamin B1 deficiency a key factor in the development of alcohol-related dementia
Listabarth S et al 2020 - Does thiamine protect the brain from iron overload and alcohol‐related dementia?
Brain iron levels associated with healthy cognitive development
Larsen et al. 2020 Longitudinal development of brain iron is linked to cognition in youth
Bledsoe et al 2019 - Micronutrient Deficiencies Are Common in Contemporary Celiac Disease Despite Lack of Overt Malabsorption Symptoms
Nutrients in child's first 1,000 days key for neurodevelopment
The human body's golden gate to iron traffic
Your Brain on Plants: Micronutrients and Mental Health
Food Fights: Are Vegan Diets Healthier for the Brain?
Berglund et al 2017 - Effects of iron supplementation of low birth weight infants on cognition and behavior at 7 years
Emmett et al 2015 - Pregnancy diet and associated outcomes in the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children.
BBC News - Why an iron fish can make you stronger
Supplements for autism - can the science match market demands?