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Lozoff et al 2006 - Long-lasting neural and behavioral effects of iron deficiency in infancy
McCann et al 2006 - An overview of evidence for a causal relationship between dietary availability of choline during development and cognitive function in offspring.
Rao et al 2006 - Maternal folic acid supplementation to dams on marginal protein level alters brain fatty acid levels of their adult offspring.
Uauy & Dangour 2006 - Nutrition in brain development and aging: role of essential fatty acids
Freeman et al 2006 - Randomized dose-ranging pilot trial of omega-3 for postpartum depression.
Oken et al 2005 - Maternal Fish Consumption, Hair Mercury, and Infant Cognition in a U.S. Cohort
Lim et al 2005 - N-3 fatty acid deficiency induced by a modified artificial rearing method leads to poorer performance in spatial learning tasks
Galler et al 2005 - Behavioral Effects of Childhood Malnutrition
Liu et al 2005 - Reply to Galler et al - Behavioral Effects of Childhood Malnutrition
McCann & Ames 2005 - Is DHA, an n-3 LC-PUFA, required for development of normal brain function?
Becker et al 2005 - Transient prenatal vitamin D deficiency is associated with subtle alterations in learning and memory functions in adult rats.
Dunstan & Prescott 2005 - Does fish oil supplementation in pregnancy reduce the risk of allergic disease in infants?
Norris et al 2005 - Risk of celiac disease and timing of gluten introduction into infant diets
Thomas et al 2004 - Plasma fatty acids of neonates born to mothers with and without gestational diabetes.
Rees et al 2005 - The nutrient intakes of mothers of low birth weight babies - a comparison of ethnic groups in East London, UK.
Feron et al 2005 - Developmental Vitamin D3 deficiency alters the adult rat brain.
Denomme et al 2005 - Directly quantitated dietary (n-3) fatty acid intakes of pregnant Canadian women are lower than current dietary recommendations.
Liu et al 2004 - Malnutrition at Age 3 Years and Externalizing Behavior Problems at Ages 8, 11, and 17 Years
Burne et al 2004 - Transient prenatal Vitamin D deficiency is associated with hyperlocomotion in adult rats.
Hoffman et al 2004 - Maturation of visual acuity is accelerated in breast-fed term infants fed baby food containing DHA-enriched egg yolk.
Kitajka et al 2004 - Effects of dietary omega-3 PUFA on brain gene expression.
Angermayr & Clar 2004 - Iodine supplementation for preventing iodine deficiency disorders in children.
Joshi et al 2004 - Differential effects of fish oil and folic acid supplementation during pregnancy in rats on cognitive performance and serum glucose in their offspring.
Ghebremeskel et al 2004 - Type 1 diabetes compromises plasma AA and DHA in newborn babies.
McGrath et al 2004 - Vitamin D supplementation during the first year of life and risk of schizophrenia: a Finnish birth cohort study.
Weiss et al 2004 - Severe vitamin B12 deficiency in an infant associated with a maternal deficiency and a strict vegetarian diet.
Dunstan et al 2004 - Effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation in pregnancy on maternal and fetal erythrocyte fatty acid composition.
Lauritzen et al 2004 - Maternal fish oil supplementation in lactation: effect on visual acuity and RBC omega-3 fatty acid content.
Mackay-Sim et al 2004 - Schizophrenia, vitamin D, and brain development.
Stabler & Allen 2004 - Vitamin B12 deficiency as a worldwide problem.
Choudhury and Gorman 2003 - Subclinical prenatal iodine deficiency negatively affects infant development in Northern China
Moriguchi & Salem 2003 - Recovery of brain DHA leads to recovery of spatial task performance.
Otto et al 2003 - Increased risk of postpartum depressive symptoms associated with slower normalization after pregnancy of functional DHA status
Raine et al 2003 - Effects of Environmental Enrichment at Ages 3-5 Years on Schizotypal Personality and Antisocial Behavior at Ages 17 and 23 Years
Auestad et al 2003 - Visual, cognitive, and language assessments at 39 months: a follow-up study of children fed formulas containing LC-PUFA to 1 year of age.
Cunnane & Crawford - 2003 - Survival of the fattest: fat babies were the key to evolution of the large human brain.
McGrath et al 2003 - Low maternal vitamin D as a risk factor for schizophrenia
Malcolm et al 2003 - Scotopic electroretinogram in term infants born of mothers supplemented with DHA during pregnancy.
Kramer & Kukuma 2003 - Maternal dietary antigen avoidance during pregnancy and/or lactation and atopic disease in the child.
Eyles et al 2003 - Vitamin D3 and brain development.
Llorente et al 2003 - Effect of maternal DHA supplementation on postpartum depression and information processing.
King 2003 - The risk of maternal nutritional depletion and poor outcomes increases in early or closely spaced pregnancies
Haag 2003 - Essential fatty acids and the brain.
Osborn et al - 2003 - Formulas containing hydrolysed protein for prevention of allergy and food intolerance in infants
Amore et al 2003 - Can breast-feeding protect against schizophrenia?
Chiu et al 2003 - Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Depression in Pregnancy
Francois et al 2003 - Supplementing lactating women with flaxseed oil does not increase DHA in their milk.
Helland et al 2003 - Maternal supplementation with very-long-chain n-3 fatty acids during pregnancy and lactation augments children's IQ at 4 years of age.
Helland et al 2003 - Omega-3 supplements during pregnancy and lactation - effects on children's IQ
Tran et al 2002 - Neonatal dietary manganese exposure, brain dopamine and neurocognition