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Rhode Island Company Fighting Malnutrition

This product has been in the news for a while (NYT 9.2.10) but we were unaware until the recent Channel 10 segment that Plumpy’nut was manufactured in a facility right here in Providence. Endorsed by the World Health Organization and UNICEF, Plumpy’nut is a ready-to-use therapeutic food proven to treat severe acute malnutrition. It is […]

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It’s The End Of The World As We Know It And I Feel Mildly Revolted

You know what you don’t see much these days?  Apocalyptic sandwich boards.  You know, the kind people would wear while ringing a bell and pacing the sidewalk and proclaiming that the end was nigh? I mean, I don’t think I ever actually saw anybody do that in person, although it does show up a lot

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