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by Ismath khanom Tonu 201-34-1068 -
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What is wasting????  

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by Afrin Ontu -
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Wasting is defined as a low weight for the height of the child compared to the standard child of the same height. Wasted children are vulnerable to infection and  stand a greater chance of dying.