Malnutrition

Malnutrition is a condition that results from eating a diet in which one or more nutrients are either not enough or are too much such that the diet causes health problems. It may involve calories, protein, carbohydrates, vitamins or minerals. Not enough nutrients are called under nutrition or undernourishment while too much is called over nutrition. Malnutrition is often used to specifically refer to under nutrition where an individual is not getting enough calories, protein, or micronutrients. If under nutrition occurs during pregnancy, or before two years of age, it may result in permanent problems with physical and mental development. Extreme undernourishment, known as starvation, may have symptoms that include: a short height, thin body, very poor energy levels, and swollen legs and abdomen. People also often get infections and are frequently cold. The symptoms of micronutrient deficiencies depend on the micronutrient that is lacking.

 

  • Clinical findings in poor nutrition
  • Stunting and wasting
  • Undernutrition and infection
  • Dietary protein deficiency
  • Protein-Energy malnutrition
  • Effects of starvation

Related Conference of Malnutrition

March 08-09, 2021

26th International Conference on Clinical Nutrition

Edinburgh, Scotland
March 17-18, 2021

27th European Nutrition and Dietetics Conference

Berlin, Germany
March 22-22, 2021

4th World Congress on Food and Nutrition

Bali, Indonesia
April 13-14, 2021

29th World Congress on Diet, Nutrition and Obesity

Auckland, Newzealand
May 10-11, 2021

Annual meet on Epidemiology and Public Health

Osaka, Japan
May 31-01, 2021

International Webinar on Malnutrition

Rome, Italy
June 22-23, 2021

29th World Congress on Nutrition & Dietetics

Sydney, Australia
August 09-10, 2021

2nd World summit on Health Nutrition

Dublin, Ireland
September 16-17, 2021

4th World Congress on Nutrition and Obesity Prevention

Singapore, Singapore
September 23-24, 2021

25th World Congress on Nutrition and Food Sciences

Paris, France
September 27-28, 2021

20th World Congress on Nutrition and Food Chemistry

Dublin, Ireland
October 04-05, 2021

11th International Conference on Fisheries & Aquaculture

Vancouver, Canada
October 14-15, 2021

2nd International conference on plant tissue culture & genetics

Manila, Philippines
December 13-14, 2021

Webinar on Nutrition and Dietetics

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