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Vietnamese diets still lack iodine

Vietnamese diets still lack iodine

Using iodine in salt, a health step long enforced in Western countries, cannot by itself improve iodine shortages in Vietnamese people, experts agreed at a conference held last week in Hanoi.

Child malnutrition rate falls significantly

Child malnutrition rate falls significantly

(VOV) -The malnutrition rate among Vietnamese children under five years old has been reduced from 33% last year to 26.7% at present, according to the National Institute of Nutrition.