World poverty notes 2-14-08

World poverty notes 2-14-08 - World health o More than 90...

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World poverty o Poverty is the state for the majority of the world’s people and nations o Half the world, nearly 3 billion people live on less that $2 a day o 1 billion children live in poverty, 1 in 2 in the world. Has major impact on health
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Unformatted text preview: World health o More than 90 percent of the deaths from infectious diseases worldwide are caused by only a handful of diseases Lower respiratory infections, hiv, diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis, malria and measles...
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This note was uploaded on 06/28/2008 for the course HLTH 2130 taught by Professor Milton during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Southern University .

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