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Addressing malnutriton Reps.by Ander Crenshaw (R-Fla.) and Adam Smith (D-Wash.)
Malnutrition is the largest single contributor to child mortality worldwide, and according to the World Health Organization is the underlying cause of death for at least 3 million children every year. As the United States continues its efforts to help end world hunger and poverty, we must address the fundamental problem of malnutrition.
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