Malnutrition defined as under-nutrition in this article is a global public health problem underlying many childhood deaths. Although global underweight figures have been showing declining trends in children under 5 years, underweight rates continue to rise in Africa. The number of underweight children is estimated to increase from 24 million to 43 million by 2015 in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Serum Selenium Levels and Nutritional Status of School Children from an HIV Prevention Programme in Zimbabwe- Patience Kuona
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