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India's rural healthcare system failing children

Few healthcare providers in rural India know how to correctly treat childhood diarrhea and pneumonia - and even when they do, such treatments are rarely prescribed properly, according to a study recently published by Duke University. India has the highest number of children under 5 dying due to these illnesses. India's rural healthcare system appears to be ailing.

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