TITLE

Nutritional and Health Status of Children During a Food Crisis -- Niger, September 17-October 14, 2005

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;11/3/2006, Vol. 55 Issue 43, p1172
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article summarizes the results of local surveys conducted in the Maradi and Tahoua administrative regions in Niger regarding the health status of children during a food crisis in the country in September to October 2005. Survey data revealed that among children aged 6 to 59 months, 15.3 percent had global acute malnutrition.
ACCESSION #
23084948

 

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