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Nutrition and an Active Life: From Knowledge to Action
This publication, written by leading international public health professionals, highlights 13 case studies on a variety of topics including control of vitamin A deficiency, folic acid fortification of bread, control of iodine deficiency disorders, and the contribution of research to infant breast-feeding policies, as well as successful community projects to promote increased physical activity and the role of urban planning and public transportation in reducing the prevalence of sedentary lifestyles, among other important topics. (© PAHO, 2005)  
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Last Updated on Thursday, 29 September 2011 07:08

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IPV Training Modules

To support countries train health care workers on IPV introduction, the communication sub-group of the Immunization Systems Management Group (IMG) for the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) developed training modules. IMG is responsible for the overall management of the activities under Objective 2 of the Polio Eradication & Endgame Strategic Plan 2013-2018.

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