Effects of Discontinuing Coffee Intake on Iron Deficient Guatemalan Toddlers' Cognitive Development and SleepEarly Human Development
AbstractCoffee is commonly given daily to toddlers in Guatemala. Possible negative effects of coffee ingestion on cognitive development and sleep patterns were assessed in 132 children 12–24 months of age who had received coffee for >2 months and were iron deficient on at least one indicator. Children were stratified by initial hemoglobin (A=anemic, Hgb
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Citation InformationPatrice L. Engle, T. VasDias, I. Howard, M.E. Romero-Abal, et al.. "Effects of Discontinuing Coffee Intake on Iron Deficient Guatemalan Toddlers' Cognitive Development and Sleep" Early Human Development Vol. 53 Iss. 3 (1999) p. 251 - 269
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