Dr. Sathish Subramanian on Microbe Immaturity and Malnutrition

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Dr. Sathish Subramanian

Plumpy’ Nut may have a silly name but its mission—to feed malnourished children—is deadly serious. This ready to use therapeutic food (RUTF in aid circles) made of milk powder, sugar, oil, peanut paste, vitamins and minerals along with locally made mixtures has succeeded in reducing deaths in children with severe acute malnutrition (SAM) in poor countries. Immature Microbes Linger after … Read More