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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.
Experts to present research on prevention, management of dysphagia at international conference

Experts to present research on prevention, management of dysphagia at international conference

Study aims to investigate risk factors for PPCs in surgical patients with gastric cancer

Study aims to investigate risk factors for PPCs in surgical patients with gastric cancer

Chinese and German researchers to cooperate more closely in future for better food

Chinese and German researchers to cooperate more closely in future for better food

Calorie dense, nutrient deficient meals common across the world

Calorie dense, nutrient deficient meals common across the world

Reducing Anemia in Developing Regions with Point of Care Analysis

Reducing Anemia in Developing Regions with Point of Care Analysis

Gut microbial signature may help identify causes of chronic malnutrition in children

Gut microbial signature may help identify causes of chronic malnutrition in children

Kwashiorkor may be local phenomenon underestimated by national statistics, reveals study

Kwashiorkor may be local phenomenon underestimated by national statistics, reveals study

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to increase awareness on malnutrition

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to increase awareness on malnutrition

Children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis have successful treatment outcomes, study shows

Children with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis have successful treatment outcomes, study shows

Children have better nutrition when they live near forests, global study shows

Children have better nutrition when they live near forests, global study shows

60 percent not breastfed in the first hour of life

60 percent not breastfed in the first hour of life

Study uncovers why elderly people struggle to swallow

Study uncovers why elderly people struggle to swallow

Diet-induced obesity synchronizes opposing liver fat metabolic processes in mice

Diet-induced obesity synchronizes opposing liver fat metabolic processes in mice

Study helps to explain why older adults experience dysphagia

Study helps to explain why older adults experience dysphagia

Frailty associated with poor survival rates in young heart patients

Frailty associated with poor survival rates in young heart patients

New study reveals how ‘good’ bacteria help in regulating our metabolism

New study reveals how ‘good’ bacteria help in regulating our metabolism

Malnutrition could have major health implications on patients' surgical outcomes, shows research

Malnutrition could have major health implications on patients' surgical outcomes, shows research

Study points to dangers of feeding non-dairy drink to infants

Study points to dangers of feeding non-dairy drink to infants

New study shows how vitamin A effectively supports lung immunity against TB

New study shows how vitamin A effectively supports lung immunity against TB

New guidelines address all components of nutrition for critically ill patients

New guidelines address all components of nutrition for critically ill patients