Re: A disturbing statistic



All it takes is the willingness of the leaders of these countries to spend
their money on their people, not on weapons of war and staying in power.
Without that will, little can be done.  Ingrid

At 01:48 PM 04/14/2000 -0700, you wrote:
 >The disturbing part was this: The amount of Vitamin A supplementation
>needed to correct this issue, and prevent blindness/cure the deficiencies
>that lead to these diseases, is one Vitamin A supplement pill every 6 months.
>The cost of this pill is US$0.02 and that comes to a total of US$0.04 per
>year, per child, to keep them from going blind.  
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