A recent chemical attack happened in Syria with almost 70 killed. How does these wars affect the children?
Some 2.3m children have fled Syria, and at least three million children under the age of six have known nothing but war. Toxic stress can disrupt the development of the brain and other organs and increasing the risk of addiction and mental health disorders in adulthood.
A million children die each year on the day on which they are born.
A new report published by the Save the Children campaign revealed that breastfeeding right after birth can significantly increase a child's chances of survival.