infant health

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A fairly sensitive indicator of the quality of a nation's health and social support systems is the state of infant health, measured by infant and perinatal mortality rates, mortality rates from infectious diseases in the second 6 months of life, and data on early development, especially growth rates and the ages at which infants reach developmental milestones.

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