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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 demands of the body leading to effects on the growth, physical health, mood, behaviour and other functions of the body. Malnutrition commonly affects children and the elderly.
University of Warwick receives multi-million pound grant to improve healthcare in slums

University of Warwick receives multi-million pound grant to improve healthcare in slums

seca and B. Braun TravaCare optimize nutrition medicine follow-up care with validated BIA technology

seca and B. Braun TravaCare optimize nutrition medicine follow-up care with validated BIA technology

Yemen facing serious cholera outbreak

Yemen facing serious cholera outbreak

Novel seca medical Vital Signs Analyzer advances potential of non-invasive diagnostics to completely new level

Novel seca medical Vital Signs Analyzer advances potential of non-invasive diagnostics to completely new level

Could the mTOR pathway be used to protect against cancer?

Could the mTOR pathway be used to protect against cancer?

JHH Nutrition Score can help quickly identify heart surgery patients at risk for malnutrition

JHH Nutrition Score can help quickly identify heart surgery patients at risk for malnutrition

Suspected cholera cases in Yemen is now more than 100,000

Suspected cholera cases in Yemen is now more than 100,000

Children living in slums of Nepal face significant risk of diarrhea

Children living in slums of Nepal face significant risk of diarrhea

Can liver damage caused by a low protein diet be repaired?

Can liver damage caused by a low protein diet be repaired?

Year-round flu vaccinations for pregnant mothers benefit babies in subtropical regions

Year-round flu vaccinations for pregnant mothers benefit babies in subtropical regions

New report reveals that 1.2 million adolescents die every year from preventable causes

New report reveals that 1.2 million adolescents die every year from preventable causes

Study findings could pave way for better drugs to fight against parasitic infections

Study findings could pave way for better drugs to fight against parasitic infections

Scientists reveal how immune cells activate to kill parasitic worms

Scientists reveal how immune cells activate to kill parasitic worms

Study shows safety, efficacy of endoscopic needle knife therapy for intestinal strictures in IBD patients

Study shows safety, efficacy of endoscopic needle knife therapy for intestinal strictures in IBD patients

Liver damage caused by low protein diet can be repaired, study finds

Liver damage caused by low protein diet can be repaired, study finds

New partnership to address nutritional needs of young disaster victims

New partnership to address nutritional needs of young disaster victims

WHO launches new ethics guidance to protect rights of TB patients

WHO launches new ethics guidance to protect rights of TB patients

New tool aims to decrease rate of malnutrition in hospitals

New tool aims to decrease rate of malnutrition in hospitals

Study finds food scarcity, poor oral health to be major risk factors for malnutrition among older adults

Study finds food scarcity, poor oral health to be major risk factors for malnutrition among older adults

The Government of Somalia launches first oral cholera vaccination campaign

The Government of Somalia launches first oral cholera vaccination campaign