A For Africa: Combating Vitamin A Deficiency in Africa

Publication Year:
2010
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.wpi.edu/gps-posters/50
Author(s):
Comeau, Nicholas; Faszewski, Tyler; Konowitch, Jacob; Miraglia, Sam
Publisher(s):
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Tags:
Heal the World
textual work description
WHO identified that Nigeria has one of the higest risks for Vitamin A definciency in the world. There is a short term need for immediate treatment for vitamin A deficiency, and a long term need for a sustainable local source of vitamin A.