The Impact of Prenatal and Early Childhood Nutritional Deficiency on Cambodian Children’s Cognitive Development

Melissa Heitzman DNP, RN & April Yerges PhD, RN

Contact: MHeitzman@edgewood.edu

Cambodian children who are undernourished from conception to two years old are at high risk for impaired cognitive and physical development. This highlighted health concern, based on a literature review, is an important addition to a current pre-nursing and nursing study aboard program in Cambodia. 

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