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Brazil: Declining Average Height Linked To Poverty

LADB Article ID: 061055
Category/Department: General
Date: Wednesday, May 27, 1992
By: Erika Harding

According to a report released April 26 by the Health Ministry, the declining average height of Brazilians is directly linked to increasing poverty. Dwarfism, a phenomenon increasingly common in the northern and northeastern regions of the count...

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