Funding for this research was provided by:
Danone Dumex (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (6368500)
Received: 20 May 2020
Accepted: 29 September 2020
First Online: 7 October 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study protocol was approved by the Medical Research Ethics Committee (MREC), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM/FPSK/100–9/2-MJKEtika), and the Medical Research Ethics Committee (MREC), Ministry of Health Malaysia (KKM/NIHSEC/08/0804/P12–613). Permission to conduct this study was also obtained from the Head of Seremban District Health Office. All women gave written informed consent before study enrollment.
: Not Applicable.
: Jacques Bindels, and Eline van der Beek are employees of Danone Nutricia Research and Yvonne Yee Siang Tee of Danone Specialized Nutrition (Malaysia). None of the authors had any personal or financial conflicts of interest.