Category Archives: Disease Prevention/Treatment

Rotary – Fight Hunger in Your Community

Dear Rotarians: According to the UN World Food Programme, nearly one billion people live in chronic hunger today—around one in seven people on earth. Deprived of proper nutrition, malnourished children are especially vulnerable to common diseases such as measles and … Continue reading

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Maternal and Child Health in the USA

According to a recent report from Amnesty International women in the US have a greater life-time risk of dying of pregnancy-related complications than women in 40 other countries.

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