Gender and adult undernutrition in developing countries

@article{Nub2003GenderAA,
  title={Gender and adult undernutrition in developing countries},
  author={Maarten Nub{\'e} and G. J. M. van den Boom},
  journal={Annals of Human Biology},
  year={2003},
  volume={30},
  pages={520 - 537}
}
Background: Information on the prevalence of undernutrition in adults in developing countries is mainly restricted to data on women. Literature reporting on the occurrence of female deprivation in developing countries, in particular in South Asia, suggests that differences between undernutrition prevalence in adult men and adult women might occur, but systematic information on the subject is lacking. Aim: The study compares undernutrition prevalence rates, based on prevalence of low body mass… Expand
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