Affiliation: Department of Social Medicine National Research Institute for Child Health and Development
Location: Tokyo, Japan
- Health status of married women residing five communities in Nepal: unexpectedly high prevalence of anemia in a well-off community of KathmanduS Konishi
Department of Human Ecology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Nepal Med Coll J 13:1-6. 2011..Causes of high anemia prevalence among the women resided in the urban well-off area should be investigated in future studies...
- Cord blood levels of toxic and essential trace elements and their determinants in the Terai region of Nepal: a birth cohort studyRajendra Prasad Parajuli
Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, Tokyo, Japan
Biol Trace Elem Res 147:75-83. 2012..Less educated mothers are more likely to become a higher in utero As source to their fetus, and fetuses of older mothers were more likely to have higher in utero Cd exposure in Terai, Nepal...
- Diet among people in the Terai region of Nepal, an area of micronutrient deficiencyRajendra P Parajuli
Department of Human Ecology, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Japan
J Biosoc Sci 44:401-15. 2012..Intervention projects such as the introduction of kitchen gardens or fish farming may be effective, but will increase the degree of inequality between the two ethnic groups...
- Association of cord blood levels of lead, arsenic, and zinc with neurodevelopmental indicators in newborns: a birth cohort study in Chitwan Valley, NepalRajendra Prasad Parajuli
Department of Social Medicine, National Research Institute for Child Health and Development, 2 10 1, Okura, Setagaya Ku, Tokyo 157 8535, Japan
Environ Res 121:45-51. 2013..These results suggest that high levels of Pb or As exposure during the prenatal period may induce retardation during in utero neurodevelopment...