[Source: Journal of American Medical Association, full page: (LINK). Summary, edited.]
Global Health / May 21, 2019
Water and Sanitation Deficits Take a Toll in Armed Conflict Regions
JAMA. 2019;321(19):1861. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.6186
Diarrheal diseases resulting from scarce clean water and sanitation in countries with protracted armed conflicts take more children’s lives than the violence itself, according to a recent United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) report.
Keywords: Society; Poverty; Public Health; Wars.