TITLE

Progress being made on Millennium Development Goals

AUTHOR(S)
Panetta, Emily
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/15/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 9, pE424
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the eight health-related Millennium Development Goals of the World Health Organization (WHO) to tackle ill-health by 2015. It states that the Millennium Development Goals are making progress such as the decline in underweight children, the drop in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections, and increase in people with access to safe water. Furthermore, it says that despite of the progress, malnutrition still remains as the cause in one-third of all child deaths.
ACCESSION #
52224157

 

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