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Vitamin A supplements given to under-fives

About 5 million Vietnamese children aged from 6-36 months across the country’s 63 provinces and cities will receive free vitamin A pills on June 1-2.

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.

Vitamin A, iron distribution to highlight micro-nutrients

Vitamin A, iron distribution to highlight micro-nutrients

More than 5 million under five-year-old children and 600,000 mothers who have given birth in the last month are provided with vitamin A capsules and iron capsules to prevent nutrient deficiency on Micro-Nutrient Day on June 1-2.