Research reports find that the key benefits of fortified food are:
Benefits of Wheat flour fortified with Iron, Folic acid, Zinc, Vitamin B12:
- Improves cognitive and learning abilities of children.
- Increases work performance of adults.
- Reduces anaemia in women, children and adults.
- Reduces the chances of mental and physical disability in children.
- Folic acid is crucial for proper brain function and plays an important role in mental and emotional health.
- Improves growth, immune system.
- Improves bone and teeth formation.
- Provides mineral for brain and body.
- Improves cognition and energy levels.
- Maintains functions of the brain.
- Improves maternal health, and cognitive development.
Benefits of Edible oil/ghee Fortified with Vitamin A and Vitamin D:
- Improves vision and cures night blindness.
- Healthy functioning of immune system.
- Develop white blood cells.
- Improves bones, muscle health.