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Malnutrition or malnourishment is a condition that results from eating a diet in which nutrients are either not enough or are too much such that the diet causes ...

What is malnutrition? | WFP | United Nations World Food ...

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What is malnutrition? A malnourished person finds that their body has difficulty doing normal things such as growing and resisting disease. Physical work ...

Malnutrition: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Sometimes malnutrition is very mild and causes no symptoms. Other times it can be so severe that the damage it does to the body is permanent, even though ...

Senior health: How to prevent and detect malnutrition - Mayo Clinic

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Know how to spot malnutrition in older adults — and what to do about it.

Hunger and Malnutrition - KidsHealth

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Hunger is the way a person's body signals that it needs to eat, and malnutrition happens when the body doesn't get enough nutrients.

Malnutrition definition - MedicineNet - Health and Medical ...

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Malnutrition: A term used to refer to any condition in which the body does not receive enough nutrients for proper function. Malnutrition may range from mild to  ...

Malnutrition - Causes - NHS Choices

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Malnutrition is caused by a lack of nutrients which prevents the body functioning normally.

Malnutrition | definition of malnutrition by Medical dictionary

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Malnutrition is the condition that develops when the body does not get the right amount of the vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients it needs to maintain healthy  ...

What is malnutrition? - News Medical

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Oct 8, 2014 ... Malnutrition is a condition which occurs when there is a deficiency of certain vital nutrients in a person's diet. The deficiency fails to meet the ...

Malnutrition | Define Malnutrition at Dictionary.com

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Malnutrition definition, lack of proper nutrition; inadequate or unbalanced nutrition. See more.

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Malnutrition: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments - Medical News ...

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Jan 13, 2016 ... Learn all about what malnutrition is, what causes it and how malnutrition can be treated and prevented. Also discover its contribution to global ...

Malnutrition: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology

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Mar 10, 2016 ... Malnutrition is directly responsible for 300000 deaths per year in children younger than 5 years in developing countries and contributes ...

WHO -- Water-related diseases/Malnutrition - World Health ...

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Malnutrition is a major health problem, especially in developing countries.