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Pregnant women tasked to ensure proper nutrition...

Vicente Oboth, a community nutrition educator with St. John Ambulance, says a woman food and drinks during pregnancy are her baby's main source of nourishment....

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Poor diet linked to 1 in 5 deaths globally...

The United Nations estimates that nearly a billion people worldwide are malnourished, while nearly two billion are "overnourished".

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In southern Madagascar, voters struggle for...

In the village of Ifotaka, at the southern tip of Madagascar, the noise and excitement of the country's election campaign seems far away as locals confront...

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Mulago pediatric unit overwhelmed

Adokorach noted that the critically ill babies are admitted to the pediatric intensive care Unit.

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Combating Malnutrition: Special unit to offer...

Dr Lugwana explained that malnutrition rate is high especially among poor households that can hardly access healthy diets and nutritious foods.

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Malnutrition a threat to lives in Adjumani...

“Feeding a child on only one type of food leads to malnutrition because it will deny the body of other essential nutrients."

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Nabukeera fights malnutrition in her community...

“I started engaging the community and some people picked interest and joined me. That is when I started the idea of community mobilization," Nabukeera...

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Kabale residents get bicycles to fight malnutrition...

The beneficiaries include 20 community facilitators, 100 village health teams and 100 farmers.

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1.4 million children face famine in four...

In South Sudan, over 270,000 children are malnourished and a famine has just been declared in parts of Unity State in the north of the country, where 20,000...

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WHO in efforts to reduce malnutrition in...

Previously, some parents are said to have attributed malnutrition to witchcraft.

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