Health effects of single motherhood on children in sub-Saharan Africa: a cross-sectional study


BACKGROUND Although progress has been made toward reducing child morbidity and mortality globally, a large proportion of children in sub-Saharan Africa still die before age five and many suffer chronic malnutrition. This study investigated the influence of single motherhood on stunting and under-5 mortality in Cameroon, Nigeria and Democratic Republic of… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-1145


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