Chronic malnutrition grips western Nepal
- metatrophia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1456
A definition of the term "metatrophia," which refers to wasting due to malnutrition, is presented.
- HOME-BASED THERAPY WITH READY-TO-USE THERAPEUTIC FOOD FOR MODERATELY AND SEVERELY MALNOURISHED CHILDREN. Manary, Mark J. // Current Medical Literature: Clinical Nutrition;2005, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
Describe an effective approach to the treatment of malnutrition. Definition of malnutrition and the scope of the problem; Standard treatment of childhood malnutrition; Home-based therapy for malnutrition.
- Malnutrition: a silent emergency. Pulfrey, Simon // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/20/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 13, p1837
Focuses on the worldwide rate of malnutrition. Forecast of the population of malnourished people in 2015; Factors influencing the improving rate of malnutrition such as poverty; Contribution of political conflict to the perpetuation of malnutrition; Ways for treating malnutrition;...
- malÂ·nuÂ·triÂ·tion. // American Heritage Student Science Dictionary;2009, p210
A definition of the term "malnutrition" is presented. It refers to poor nourishment caused by lack of essential foods or by disease.
- The Relationship between Malnutrition Markers and Nutritional Status among Pregnant and Lactating Qashqa'i Nomad Mothers in Fars-Iran. Salehi, Musa; Yousefinejad, Abbas; Ramezani, Atena // eJournal of Biological Sciences;Jul2013, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p70
Today, malnutrition among the suburban and a large number of rural populations is a controversial issue in science and health conferences. We examined the correlation between malnutrition markers and nutritional status in pregnant and lactating Qashqa'i nomad mothers in Iran. A cross-sectional...
- DÃœZENLÄ° EGZERSÄ°ZÄ°N KALP DAMAR HASTALIÄžI OLAN KADIN HASTALARIN VÃœCUT KOMPOZÄ°SYONLARI ÃœZERÄ°NDEKÄ° ETKÄ°LERÄ°. Biçer, Yonca // e-Journal of New World Sciences Academy (NWSA);2009, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p73
Nowadays, it is too few the number of doing sport activities than non-doing sport activities for health in our country. Physical immobility which is caused by industrialized and modern life style effects to the individual negatively. Lots of problems like hiper blood pressure, obesity, muscle...
- Malnutrition and health in developing countries. Müller, Olaf; Krawinkel, Michael // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/2/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 3, p279
MALNUTRITION, WITH ITS 2 CONSTITUENTS of protein-energy malnutrition and micronutrient deficiencies, continues to be a major health burden in developing countries. It is globally the most important risk factor for illness and death, with hundreds of millions of pregnant women and young children...
- Penalties of hospital undernutrition. Powell-Tuck, Jeremy // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jan1997, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p8
The article examines the evidence for the benefits for the treatment of malnutrition among adult hospital patients. The disadvantages of hospital undernutrition include: negative moods and impaired cognitive function; muscle wasting; reductions in cardiac mass, cardiac output and pulse rate; and...
- Relationship between anthropometric variables and nutrient intake in apparently healthy male elderly individuals: A study from Pakistan. // Nutrition Journal;2011, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p111
The article focuses on the study conducted to examine the relationship between anthropometric variables and nutrient intake in elderly Pakistani youth. It mentions that malnutrition is common in healthy elderly Pakistani men. Further it mentions that obese and overweight had higher percentage of...