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Reducing Hunger Among Women and Children in India

Callister, Lynn Clark, PhD, RN, FAAN

MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing: July/August 2018 - Volume 43 - Issue 4 - p 234
doi: 10.1097/NMC.0000000000000445
ONGOING COLUMNS: Global Health and Nursing

There are approximately 195 million undernourished people living in India, which constitutes 25% of the global hunger burden. Our global health nursing expert, Dr. Callister, provides an update on the health and nutrition situation in India and current efforts for improvement.

Lynn Clark Callister is a Professor Emerita, College of Nursing, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, and an Editorial Board Member of MCN. Dr. Callister can be reached via e-mail at

The author declares no conflicts of interest.

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