The United Nations Children’s Education Fund, UNICEF, on Monday shared a side by side photo showing the incredible transformation of a once severely malnourished child.
According to UNICEF, after months of intensive nutritional treatment, Joemar, whose skin was hanging from his bones, began to gain weight slowly.
Now, Joemar can walk, play and say ‘Mom’, ‘Dad’ and ‘Ate’, his older sister’s name).
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”When we met him, Joemar’s skin was hanging from his bones. Months later, thanks to dedicated nutrition support from UNICEF Philippines, he slowly gained weight.
Now Joemar is healthy, he can walk, play and say ‘Mom’, ‘Dad’ and ‘Ate’ (his older sister). His beautiful round eyes are full of life again and his cheeks are plump. ????
It is not a miracle, although it seems so. It’s the fruit of many hands. A job we can only do with your support. Help save more babies like Joemar by signing our petition. Link in bio! Photo @unicefphils.
Photo credit: Instagram/UNICEF