Targeting of interventions to improve cognitive development should include a focus on reducing frequency of illness, improving the safety and healthfulness of the child’s environment, and improving dietary intake.
Link to Publication: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6058175/
MAL-ED Network Investigators. Early childhood cognitive development is affected by interactions among illness, diet, enteropathogens and the home environment: findings from the MAL-ED birth cohort study. 2018; 3(4): e000752.