But by now all three were malnourished and suffering from amoebic dysentery.
Her two children, little malnourished boys, clutched her skirt and wouldn't or couldn't smile.
Just £57 will save the life of a severely malnourished child in an intensive therapeutic feeding centre.
A recent malnutrition survey of South Kivu found more malnourished adults than children.
There are no doctors on duty overnight, and by morning this malnourished child is not moving.
It is also supplying vaccines, medicines and high protein biscuits and therapeutic milk for malnourished children.
Yet 27 per cent of children under the age of three are malnourished in Kerala.
Those choices include the target feeding of malnourished children under five, and pregnant or lactating women.
None of Manne's authors have unearthed an observation of Aborigines starving or even malnourished .
Children living in hostels have lost weight and expectant mothers are malnourished , the report also found.