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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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There are many types of malnutrition, and they have different causes. Some causes include: Poor diet; Starvation due to food not being available; Eating ...

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.

Malnutrition - Causes - NHS Choices

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

Malnutrition - NHS Choices

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Malnutrition is a serious condition that occurs when a person's diet doesn't contain the right amount of nutrients.

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

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

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 ...

Fast Facts About Malnutrition - Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

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Two billion people in the world suffer from various forms of malnutrition.<sup>1</sup>; Malnutrition is an underlying cause of death of 2.6 million children each year – a third ...

Hunger and Malnutrition - KidsHealth

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Malnutrition is not the same thing as hunger, although they often go together. People who are chronically malnourished lack the nutrients needed for proper ...

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

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Jan 13, 2016 ... Malnutrition is a broad term which refers to both undernutrition (subnutrition) and overnutrition. Individuals are malnourished, or suffer from ...

Malnutrition - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of Malnutrition - NY ...

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Apr 13, 2013 ... In some cases, malnutrition is very mild and causes no symptoms. However, sometimes it can be so severe that the damage done to the body is ...

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 ...