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Factors affecting prevalence of malnutrition among children under three years of age in Botswana

@article{Nnyepi2006FactorsAP,
  title={Factors affecting prevalence of malnutrition among children under three years of age in Botswana},
  author={Maria S Nnyepi and Theodore Bandeke and Salah E. O. Mahgoub},
  journal={African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development},
  year={2006},
  volume={6}
}
Malnutrition affects physical growth morbidity mortality cognitive development reproduction and physical work capacity and it consequently impacts on human performance health and survival. [...] Key Method The study was a cross-sectional descriptive survey using a structured questionnaire and measurements of weight and height. Four hundred households and mothers of children under three representing the 23 Health Regions of Botswana participated in the study.Expand
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