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Zinc deficiency

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Around one third of people in the world are estimated to be zinc-deficient
Around one third of the world’s population is zinc deficient, and it’s a major cause of lower respiratory tract infections and diarrhoeal disease, especially in the developing world.
Zinc is vital for maintaining a healthy immune system and for growth and development, so daily dietary intake is vital. Explore the infographic to find out what we’re doing to help.