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Hunger and Malnutrition

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Iron Disorders Institute
http://www.irondisorders.org
Iron Disorders Institute's mission is to reduce pain, suffering, and death because of disorders such as hereditary hemochromatosis, acquired iron overload, porphyria cutanea tarda, sideroblastic anemia, thalassemia, African siderosis, iron deficiency anemia, and anemia of chronic disease.

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
http://www.fns.usda.gov/wic/
The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children - better known as the WIC Program - serves to safeguard the health of low-income women, infants, & children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating, and referrals to health care.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
http://www.fda.gov
The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by ensuring the safety, efficacy, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation's food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation.

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
http://www.eatright.org
Offering nutrition information, resources, and access to registered dietitians.

Vegetarian Resource Group
http://www.vrg.org
This site offers recipes, nutrition information, and lots more for vegetarians and anyone looking to eat less meat.

UNICEF
http://www.unicef.org
UNICEF is a leading advocate for children's rights.

World Health Organization (WHO)
http://www.who.int/en
WHO, the United Nations' specialized agency, works to give people worldwide the highest possible level of health - physically, mentally, and socially.

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