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Leung & Kaplan 2009 - Perinatal depression: prevalence, risks, and the nutrition link - a review of the literature.
Makrides et al 2009 - Neurodevelopmental outcomes of preterm infants fed high-dose DHA: a randomized controlled trial.
Tveden-Nyborg & Lykkesfeldt 2009 - Does vitamin C deficiency result in impaired brain development in infants?
Brown & Susser 2008 - Prenatal nutritional deficiency and risk of adult schizophrenia
Xie & Innis 2008 - Genetic variants of the FADS1 FADS2 gene cluster are associated with altered (n-6) and (n-3) essential fatty acids in plasma and erythrocyte phospholipids in women during pregnancy and in breast milk during lactation.
Insel et al 2008 - Maternal iron deficiency and the risk of schizophrenia in offspring.
Smithers et al 2008 - Higher dose of DHA in the neonatal period improves visual acuity of preterm infants: results of a randomized controlled trial.
Innis SM 2008 - Dietary omega 3 fatty acids and the developing brain.
Smithers et al 2008 - Effect of two doses of DHA in the diet of preterm infants on infant fatty acid status: results from the DINO trial.
Wu et al 2008 - DHA dietary supplementation enhances the effects of exercise on synaptic plasticity and cognition.
Benton et al 2008 - Micronutrient status, cognition and behavioral problems in childhood.
Benton et al 2008 - The influence of children's diet on their cognition and behavior
Olson et al 2008 - Fish oil vs olive oil intake in late pregnancy and asthma in the offspring: 16 y of registry-based follow-up from a randomized controlled trial.
Sontrop et al 2008 - Depressive symptoms during pregnancy in relation to fish consumption and intake of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids.
Chung et al 2008 - Fish oil supplementation of control and (n-3) fatty acid-deficient male rats enhances memory performance and increases brain regional DHA levels.
Molloy et al 2008 - Effects of folate and vitamin B12 deficiencies during pregnancy on fetal, infant, and child development.
Dror & Allen 2008 - Effect of vitamin B12 deficiency on neurodevelopment in infants: current knowledge and possible mechanisms.
Cetin and Koletzko 2008 - Long-chain omega-3 fatty acid supply in pregnancy and lactation
Su et al 2008 - Omega-3 fatty acids for major depressive disorder during pregnancy: results from a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
Harms et al 2008 - Developmental vitamin D deficiency alters adult behaviour in mice.
Isaacs et al 2008 - The effect of early human diet on caudate volumes and IQ
Rodriguez et al 2008 - Maternal adiposity prior to pregnancy is associated with ADHD symptoms in offspring: evidence from three prospective pregnancy cohorts
Richardson 2008 - Omega-3 Fatty acids and Mood: The Devil is in the Detail
Dunstan et al 2008 - Cognitive assessment of children at age 2(1/2) years after maternal fish oil supplementation in pregnancy: a randomised controlled trial.
Koletzko et al 2008 - The roles of long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in pregnancy, lactation and infancy: review of current knowledge and consensus recommendations.
Simmer et al 2008 - Longchain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in infants born at term
Simmer et al 2008 - Longchain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in preterm infants
Laplante et al., 2007 - Functional Play at 2 Years of Age: Effects of Prenatal Maternal Stress
Lozoff 2007 - Iron deficiency and child development
Lumey et al 2007 - Cohort profile: the Dutch Hunger Winter families study
Caspi et al 2007 - Moderation of breastfeeding effects on IQ by genetic variation in fatty acid metabolism
Bayol et al 2007 - A maternal 'junk food' diet in pregnancy and lactation promotes an exacerbated taste for 'junk food' and obesity in rat offspring
Koletzko et al 2007 - Dietary fat intakes for pregnant and lactating women.
Konofal & Cortese 2007 - Lead and Neuroprotection by Iron in ADHD
House 2007 - Nurturing the brain nutritionally and emotionally from before conception to late adolescence
Strobel et al 2007 - The importance of beta-carotene as a source of vitamin A with special regard to pregnant and breastfeeding women.
Connor et al 2007 - Increased dietary intake of omega-3 PUFA reduces pathological retinal angiogenesis
McCann & Ames 2007 - An overview of evidence for a causal relation between iron deficiency during development and deficits in cognitive or behavioral function
Camargo et al 2007 - Maternal intake of vitamin D and risk of recurrent wheeze in children
Sokolov et al 2007 - Regulatory peptides and psychomotor development in infants
Hibbeln et al. 2007 - Maternal seafood consumption in pregnancy and neurodevelopmental outcomes in childhood
O'Loan et al 2007 - Vitamin D deficiency during various stages of pregnancy in the rat; its impact on development and behaviour in adult offspring.
Georgieff 2007 - Nutrient requirements of the developing brain - review
Katzen-Luchenta 2007 - The declaration of nutrition, health, and intelligence for the child-to-be.
Schulz et al. 2007 - Vitamin A and beta-carotene supply of women with gemini or short birth intervals: A pilot study
Yavin 2006 - Versatile roles of DHA in the prenatal brain: from pro- and anti-oxidant features to regulation of gene expression
Eyles et al 2006 - Developmental vitamin D (DVD) deficiency in the rat alters adult behaviour independently of HPA function
Zeisel 2006 - The fetal origins of memory: The role of dietary choline in optimal brain development
Coti Bertrand et al 2006 - Maternal dietary (n-3) fatty acid deficiency alters neurogenesis in the embryonic rat brain.
Li et al 2006 - Omega 6 / omega 3 imbalance early in life leads to persistent reductions in DHA in rat hypothalamus.