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Latin America loses billions of dollars to ‘double burden’ of undernutrition and obesity – UN study



Undernutrition and obesity are the two sides of malnutrition, and together they contributed to the loss of billions of dollars for economies in Latin America, a United Nations-backed study has found, warning that unless more is done to mitigate this health burden, the region faces a “frightening” future.




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