ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Turning Health Into an Investment-Assaults on Third World Health Care

Too often high-level health and development planners get so absorbed in the macro issues of health economics that they lose sight of the micro issues. Little research has been done to examine the extent to which the money poor families spend on health care affects their nutritional status, and thereby their health and survival, particularly of women and children. Yet these questions are crucial especially in the context of the current assault on health care unleashed by the west.

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