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Vietnam launches Zero Hunger program

National action program seeks to reduce malnutrition, increase food security.

Vietnam gets less kid friendly: survey

Malnutrition seems to be the biggest childcare problem in the country.

A quarter of Vietnamese children stunted by poor diets

The World Health Organization has listed Vietnam in the 20 countries with the highest number of stunted children.
July 26, 2016 | 12:03 pm GMT+7

Lack of calcium cripples elderly Vietnamese

A diet that relies heavily on protein and lacks calcium causes most Vietnamese people over the age of 70 to suffer from bone and joint related disorders, according to Bui Thi ...
April 08, 2016 | 04:37 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese people shorter than other Asians

About 25 percent of Vietnamese children - about 1.9 million of them - are on average 10 centimeter shorter than their Asian peers due to malnourishment, government studies ...
March 04, 2016 | 07:39 pm GMT+7
 
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