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The Prevalence of Underweight, Overweight and Obesity in Bangladeshi Adults

Due to nutritional transition, many developing countries are experiencing a shift from underweight to overweight. In 2015, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization estimated that 795 million people of the…

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Underweight Full-Term Indian Neonates Show Differences in Umbilical Cord Blood Leukocyte Phenotype

Neonatal mortality is a major contributor of under-five mortality globally. This is particularly prominent in low- and-middle income countries. India’s high neonatal mortality (32/1000 live births) contributes substantially to its infant mortality (47/1000 live births). Approximately one-third of neonates born in India have a low…

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