Malnutrition and axon problems - Homeostasis and malnutrition

Diagnosis Symptoms Of Malnutrition

Malnutrition is a general term used to describe a health condition caused by inadequate diet and nutrition. Lack of agricultural productivity and increase in population are responsible for the condition what observe as malnutrition. More...

Swollen Stomach In Malnutrition

Swollen Stomach In Malnutrition

Malnutrition is a condition when the individual’s body is not getting enough nutrients. This can be due to an inadequate or an unbalanced diet. It can also be due to health problems such as difficulty in digestion, problem of food absorption or injury to the spleen and stomach. Malnutrition can also occur due to a lack of a single vitamin in the diet. Other condition is when the diet is fine but the body is unable to absorb one or more nutrients available in the food.More...

 

 

How Does Alcoholism Lead To Malnutrition In Children ?

How Does Alcoholism Lead To Malnutrition In Children

About 14 million people in the United States are known to be alcoholics. Compulsive drinking can cause major health problems. Every year more than 100,000 Americans die due to alcohol related causes. However, the most affected by alcoholism are children as parents do not bother to feed them, leading to malnutrition among these children.More...

 

Malnutrition In Developing Coutries

Malnutrition In Developing Coutries

It is reported that that nearly one-third of the children under 5 years of age are suffering from malnutrition in developing countries. However, from 1970 onwards the figure has been declining but still it is unacceptable. In the year 1970 children under 5 who were underweight in developing countries was as high as 46.5 percent. This share has come down to 31 percent by 1995.More...

Homeostasis And Malnutrition

Homeostasis And Malnutrition

It was the American physiologist Walter Cannon who in 1932 coined the term homeostasis from two Greek words meaning to remain same based on the physiological equilibrium characteristics of the human body.More...

 

Dog Malnutrition Symptoms

Dog Malnutrition Symptoms

Malnutrition is any disorder of nutrition or inadequate or unbalanced nutrition. It can also be due to over nutrition and excessive intake of nutrients. Consumption of excessive levels of fat and calories can cause this condition. Unbalanced nutrition is found to cause orthopedic disease leading to rapid overgrowth of the body. It is due to excess calcium and energy intake.More...