Health and the Environment Miscellaneous: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Health and the Environment of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, First Session-, Volúmenes4-5
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Health and the Environment
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982
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Página 430 - We do not want to quibble over words, 'but "malnutrition" is not quite what we found ; the boys and girls we saw were hungry — weak, in pain, sick : their lives are being shortened ; they are, in fact, visibly and predictably losing their health, their enegry, their spirits.
Página 430 - We saw children fed communally—that is, by neighbors who give scraps of food to children whose own parents have nothing to give them. Not only are these children receiving no food from the government, they are also getting no medical attention whatsoever. They are out of sight and ignored. They are living under such primitive conditions that we found it hard to believe we were examining American children of the twentieth century.
Página 430 - We do not want to quibble over words, but "malnutrition" is not quite what we found; the boys and girls we saw were hungry— weak, in pain, sick; their lives are being shortened; they are, in fact, visibly and predictably losing their health, their energy, their spirits. They are suffering from hunger and disease and directly or indirectly they are dying from them— which is exactly what "starvation
Página 227 - Effect of weight loss without salt restriction on the reduction of blood pressure in overweight hypertensive patients.
Página 327 - Jacobson, executive director of the Center for Science in the Public Interest...
Página 130 - Mr. Chairman, this concludes my testimony. I would be happy to answer any questions you or other members of the subcommittee may have.
Página 226 - Smith H. The effect of highsodium and low-sodium intakes on blood pressure and other related variables in human subjects with idiopathic hypertension.
Página 330 - Center for Science in the Public Interest, 1755 S Street., NW, Washington, DC 20009, (202) 332-9110.