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August 19, 2014
Although poverty has reduced over the years, an increasing level of malnutrition among the younger citizens signals a note of alarm. It overshadows much of what has been achieved in curbing poverty.
August 19, 2014
Childhood malnutrition, which causes stunting, blights lives; millions will be permanently affected by poor health and cognitive deficits.
August 12, 2014
40 years after the milk formula scandal, can NGOs and the baby food industry work together to improve infant nutrition?
August 12, 2014
Empowering women to make the best nutritional choices for themselves and their families is crucial to breaking the cycle of malnutrition
August 6, 2014
This week, mothers and advocates across the world – from Singapore toTennessee – are taking action to promote and celebrate the extraordinary benefits of breastfeeding as part of World Breastfeeding Week.
August 4, 2014
How did someone who aspired to be an English teacher and came out of the anti-war and feminist movements in the 1970s end up with a career as a breastfeeding advocate? Luann Martin explains.
July 15, 2014
This disconnect between wealth and malnutrition is so striking that economists have concluded that economic growth does almost nothing to reduce malnutrition.
June 4, 2014
Melinda Gates mentions Alive & Thrive as an innovative initiative that proves progress is possible.
May 28, 2014
The news on the childhood mortality front is both very good and very bad. Millions have been saved, but millions are still dying. Melinda Gates, in an address to the World Health Assembly, offers some smart solutions.