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State of PH nutrition: The last 5 years

Jul 30, 2015 - 12:37 PM

Government should focus on the nutrition of the next generation

First touch, first embrace: At the heart of mother and baby care

Mar 06, 2015 - 1:54 PM

From being known as a baby factory delivering as many as 100 babies a day the Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital is focusing on the prevention of maternal and newborn death through basic but effective intervention

The 2013 Global Hunger Index

Mar 01, 2014 - 6:47 PM

The Global Hunger Index is a measuring tool used to assess the state of hunger in the world using country level data

HUNGER DOWN. The United Nations says world hunger rates has dropped to one in 8 people. In this photo, Filipino street children take a meal at a street in Parañaque, Philippines, 15 August 2013. EPA/Francis R Malasig

Child nutrition bill filed to establish national school feeding program

Oct 21, 2013 - 5:24 PM

Sen Angara files bill that seeks to address child malnutrition through public schools

FEEDING UNDERNOURISHED CHILDREN. Filipino children eat local porridge during a free feeding program for informal settlers in Quezon City, east of Manila, Philippines 18 March 2012. Photo by EPA/ROLEX DELA PENA