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Children in the Gaza Strip suffer malnutrition

BMJ 2002; 325 doi: (Published 09 November 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:1057
  1. Lynn Eaton
  1. London

    The Palestinian Ministry of Health has declared a nutritional emergency, after a study from a leading aid organisation showed the extent of malnutrition among children living in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

    Care International, a humanitarian agency that emphasises the importance of self help, has recently published the results of three surveys carried out with the help of the Johns Hopkins University Emergency Medical …

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