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  • Malnutrition - Medscape Reference

    emedicine.medscape.com/article/985140-overview Malnutrition is directly responsible for 300,000 deaths per year in children younger than 5 years in developing countries and contributes indirectly to ...
  • Malnutrition - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of Malnutrition ...

    www.nytimes.com/health/guides/disease/malnutrition/overview.html Back to TopCauses. There are a number of causes of malnutrition. It may result from: Inadequate or unbalanced diet; Problems with digestion or absorption
  • Malnutrition | definition of malnutrition by Medical dictionary

    medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/malnutrition Malnutrition Definition Malnutrition is the condition that develops when the body does not get the right amount of the vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients it ...
    • What is malnutrition? | WFP | United Nations World Food ...

      www.wfp.org/hunger/malnutrition Malnutrition at an early age leads to reduced physical and mental development during childhood. Stunting, for example, affects more than 147 million pre-schoolers in ...
    • WHO | Malnutrition

      www.who.int/maternal_child_adolescent/topics/child/malnutrition/en Malnutrition is estimated to contribute to more than one third of all child deaths, although it is rarely listed as the direct cause. Lack of access to highly ...
    • Malnutrition | University of Maryland Medical Center

      umm.edu/health/medical/ency/articles/malnutrition Causes. There are many types of malnutrition, and they have different causes. Some causes include: Poor diet; Starvation due to food not being available
    • Malnutrition | Johns Hopkins Children's Center

      www.hopkinschildrens.org/Malnutrition.aspx Malnutrition is the condition that develops when the body is deprived of vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients it needs to maintain healthy tissues and organ function.