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August 8, 2011
About 30 percent of the 7 million children under five years old in Vietnam suffer from stunted growth due to malnutrition, ranked 13th in the world, the Health Ministry reported
August 1, 2011
A drastic decline in breastfeeding prompts concerns over the future of child development in Vietnam
July 21, 2011
The crisis in human health due to poor nutrition seems to be virtually intractable in Bangladesh.
July 6, 2011
A free treatment, accessible to mothers from all walks of life, that can save millions of newborn lives every year does exist – breast milk.
June 21, 2011
Alive & Thrive awarded three small grants to strengthen delivery of interventions to improve infant and young child feeding practices.
June 13, 2011
Three decades after world health leaders urged stringent limits on the marketing of baby formula and related products, a new report shows that Latin America has made significant progress in constraining such marketing, but abuses continue to occur because of inadequate monitoring and sanctions.
May 19, 2011
Poor nutrition in the world's least developed countries constitutes a silent emergency requiring a coordinated global response, UNICEF said today at the Fourth UN Conference on Least Developed Countries.
May 13, 2011
According to recent research from Ithaca, United States, "The WHO estimates that 41% of women and 27% of children suffer from anemia due to iron deficiency.