One of the best ways you can do good in the world is to take what you're an expert at and apply it to helping people!
Jamie Oliver KNOWS FOOD. As a chef, his talents lie with stuff we put in our mouths for nutrition and taste! So he's taking that skill set and he's set off to kick malnutrition's ass!
First and foremost, he's created a petition to world leaders imploring them to reduce chronic malnutrition by 2016!
Here's what he says:
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Oooh no. This is horribly, horribly sad.
Makayla Norman died at the young age of fourteen back in March. She suffered from cerebral palsy and malnutrition. At the time of death, she only weighed 28 pounds…
Her mother and three nurses are now charged with the blame. The prosecutor said the home reeked of filth and that the victim had bed sores and other signs of neglect.
County prosecutor Mathias Heck Jr states:
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