Don't Lose to Diarrhea

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Gastroenterology General Medicine Immunology Paediatrics Public Health Public health
Don't Lose to Diarrhea

Diarrhea remains the 2nd leading cause of death among children less than five years old, both worldwide and in the Philippines. Appropriate and prompt management of diarrhea is therefore critical.


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