Bulletin of the World Health Organization

April issue

1 April 2014 -- This issue includes articles on the following topics:
• Why the lack of progress in preventing and treating anaemia in the childbearing year?
• Improving breastfeeding rates in Indonesia
• Interview: Ciro de Quadros, who led some of the world’s most successful immunization campaigns.
• Retaining the rural workforce in Timor-Leste
• How best to distribute anti-malarial bed nets in South Sudan
• Improving local cancer prevention, control and research in Guatemala
• Monitoring progress in fighting noncommunicable diseases in the Caribbean
• Improved water sources are not always safe
• A review of the evidence on mercury exposure from seafood

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