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Poor Sanitation in India May Afflict Well-Fed Children With Malnutrition

In this news piece, Gardiner Harris of the New York Times uses SQUAT data, as well as other r.i.c.e. research to describe the sanitation crisis in India, its links with malnutrition and child health, and the importance of focusing on latrine use to address the challenge of open defecation.