Funding for this research was provided by:
National Medical Research Council (NMRC/TCR/004-NUS/2008)
Duke-NUS block fund (R-913-200-127-263)
Strategic Positioning Funding, ASTAR (SPF2013/002)
Ministry of Education, Singapore Academic Research grant (MOE2018-T2-1-046)
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Received: 14 August 2018
Accepted: 17 December 2018
First Online: 11 February 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Written informed consent was obtained from all women who participated in the study. Approval for the study was granted by the ethics boards of both KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (KKH) and National University Hospital (NUH), which are the Centralised Institute Review Board (CIRB) and the Domain Specific Review Board (DSRB) respectively.
: Not applicable.
: YSC, PDG, and NK have received reimbursement for speaking at conferences sponsored by companies selling nutritional products. They are part of an academic consortium that has received research funding from Abbott Nutrition, Nestec and Danone. The other authors declare that they have no competing interests.
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