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*  Malnutrition in Peru
In response to infectious diseases, the body's immune system activates, requiring increased energy consumption. Individuals who ... encouraging families to use the transfers to purchase more high protein foods. A study conducted by Perova and Vakis revealed ... Epidemiology of malnutrition Malnutrition "Hunger Glossary". World Food Programme. Retrieved 12 October 2014. "Nutrition, ... rates of chronic malnutrition did not significantly decrease during the 1900s. The urban rate of child chronic malnutrition in ...
*  Protein-energy malnutrition
... affects children the most because they have less protein intake. The few rare cases found in the ... Protein-energy malnutrition (PEM) refers to a form of malnutrition which is defined as a range of pathological conditions ... These findings highlight the great significance of adequate protein in the prenatal diet. Although protein energy malnutrition ... Protein malnutrition is detrimental at any point in life, but protein malnutrition prenatally has been shown to have ...
*  Aceglutamide
... can also be used as a liquid-stable source of glutamine to prevent damage from protein energy malnutrition. The ... partially prevents changes in body weight and on intestinal immunity induced by protein energy malnutrition in pigs". Digestive ...
*  Grace Oladunni Taylor
"High-density-lipoprotein-cholesterol in protein-energy malnutrition". British Journal of Nutrition. The Nutrition Society. 47 ( ...
*  Vulimiri Ramalingaswami
His contributions to pathophysiology of protein energy malnutrition are well known. His classical experiments on correction of ... Ramalingaswami, V. (1964). "Perspectives in Protein Malnutrition". Nature. 201: 546-551. doi:10.1038/201546a0. PMID 14160638. ... Ramalingaswami, V. (1969). "Interface of protein nutrition and medicine in the tropics". Lancet. 2 (7623): 733-736. doi:10.1016 ...
*  Abdul Gaffar Billoo
Rehabilitation of grade III protein energy malnutrition on out patients basis. Risk factors of persistent diarrhoea in children ... 1997 Feb;47(2):42-5. Rehabilitation of grade III protein energy malnutrition on out patients basis. Retrieved, US National ... Association of literacy of mothers with malnutrition among children under three years of age in rural area of district Malir, ... Association of literacy of mothers with malnutrition among children under three years of age in rural area of district Malir, ...
*  Biotin deficiency
Velázquez A (1997). "Biotin deficiency in protein-energy malnutrition: implications for nutritional homeostasis and ... Protein deficiency: A shortage of proteins involved in biotin homeostasis can cause biotin deficiency. The main proteins ... Egg whites contain high levels of avidin, a protein that binds biotin strongly. When cooked, avidin is partially denatured and ... Thompson, J., Manore M, Sheeshka J (2010). "Nutrients involved in energy metabolism and blood health". In Bennett G, Swieg C, ...
*  Malnutrition
There are two main types of undernutrition: protein-energy malnutrition and dietary deficiencies. Protein-energy malnutrition ... "Serum Total Protein and Albumin Levels in Different Grades of Protein Energy Malnutrition". Journal of Bangladesh Society of ... In 2015, protein-energy malnutrition was estimated to have resulted in 323,000 deaths-down from 510,000 deaths in 1990. Other ... Protein and energy malnutrition and deficiencies of specific micronutrients (including iron, zinc, and vitamins) increase ...
*  Arthrospira
Siva Kiran, RR; Madhu GM; Satyanarayana SV (2016). "Spirulina in combating Protein Energy Malnutrition (PEM) and Protein Energy ... Arthrospira is very rich in proteins. Contents range from 53 to 68 percent by dry weight. Its protein harbours all essential ... A detailed composition of the proteins and nutrients can be found in the Spirulina (dietary supplement) article. Species of the ... 2015). "Harvesting techniques applied to microalgae: A review". Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 41: 1489-1500. doi: ...
*  Spirulina (dietary supplement)
Siva Kiran RR, Madhu GM, Satyanarayana SV (2015). "Spirulina in combating Protein Energy Malnutrition (PEM) and Protein Energy ... Its interest for food security is for lower land and water needs to produce protein and energy than required for livestock as ... Dried spirulina contains 5% water, 24% carbohydrates, 8% fat, and about 60% (51-71%) protein (table). It is a complete protein ... Like all protein-rich foods, spirulina contains the essential amino acid phenylalanine (2.6-4.1 g/100 g), which should be ...
*  Vernon R. Young
"His article on the global problems of protein energy malnutrition really attracted me," says Young. "So I wrote to him and ... was an expert on protein and amino acid requirements and researched how the human body processes nutrients into protein. Young ... In 1991, Scrimshaw was awarded the World Food Prize for his lifelong dedication to alleviating hunger and malnutrition in ...
*  Health in Nepal
The most common form of malnutrition is protein energy malnutrition (PEM). The other forms of malnutrition are iodine, iron and ... Control of Protein Energy Malnutrition (PEM) c) Control of Iodine Deficiency Disorder (IDD) d) Control of Vitamin A Deficiency ... Each type of malnutrition wrecks its own particular havoc on the human body, and to make matters worse, they often appear in ... Child malnutrition: Stunting 37%, wasting 11%, and underweight 30% among child of under five age. Life Expectancy: From 58.5 in ...
*  National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad
Emphasized the importance of growth monitoring for early diagnosis and appropriate management of protein energy malnutrition. ... Exploded the protein myth and highlighted calorie gap as the major bottleneck for healthy growth of childrem. Developed simple ...
*  Ray Avery (scientist)
Amino Natural: An amino acid based functional food used for the treatment and prevention of protein-energy malnutrition. ... Medicine Mondiale has developed a range of nutritional productions for the treatment of protein-energy malnutrition. These are ... "Proteinforte predigested protein formulations". Maternova. 6 August 2014. Retrieved 25 October 2014. "Medicine Mondiale". Hugh ...
*  Helminthiasis
... and protein-energy malnutrition. Worms compete directly with their hosts for nutrients, but the magnitude of this effect is ... Malnutrition due to worms can give rise to anorexia. A study of 459 children in Zanzibar revealed spontaneous increases in ... Malnutrition due to helminths may affect cognitive function leading to low educational performance, decreased concentration and ... Chronic illness, malnutrition, and anemia are further examples of secondary effects. Soil-transmitted helminthiases are ...
*  Drinking water
Malnutrition, especially protein-energy malnutrition, can decrease the children's resistance to infections, including water- ...
*  Vitamin D deficiency
"Serum vitamin D status in children with protein-energy malnutrition admitted to a national referral hospital in Uganda". BMC ...
*  Health in Bangladesh
Specific nutritional problems in the country are- Protein-energy malnutrition (PEM): The chief cause of it is insufficient food ... Child malnutrition in Bangladesh is amongst the highest in the world. Two-thirds of the children under the age of five are ... Malnutrition is passed on through generations as malnourished mothers give birth to malnourished children. About one-third of ... "Underlying Causes of Malnutrition". Mother and Child Nutrition. The Mother and Child Health and Education Trust. "Unemployment ...
*  Marasmus
... www.healthofchildren.com/P/Protein-Energy-Malnutrition.html "What You Should Know About Marasmus". Healthline. "Mortality and ... Marasmus is a form of severe malnutrition characterized by protein deficiency. It can occur in anyone with severe malnutrition ... It can be distinguished from kwashiorkor in that kwashiorkor is protein deficiency with adequate energy intake whereas marasmus ... is inadequate energy intake in all forms, including protein. This clear-cut separation of marasmus and kwashiorkor is however ...
*  Kwashiorkor
... is a form of severe protein-energy malnutrition characterized by edema, irritability, ulcerating dermatoses, and an ... Kwashiorkor is a severe form of malnutrition, caused by a deficiency in dietary protein. The extreme lack of protein causes an ... In dry climates, marasmus is the more frequent disease associated with malnutrition. Another malnutrition syndrome includes ... Protein catabolism involves the urea cycle, which is located in the liver and can easily overwhelm the capacity of an already ...
*  Protein (nutrient)
There are nine essential amino acids which humans must obtain from their diet in order to prevent protein-energy malnutrition ... Therefore, a slight increase in protein intake may be beneficial to endurance athletes by replacing the protein lost in energy ... These protein powders may provide an additional source of protein for bodybuilders. The type of protein is important in terms ... Food portal Protein bar Bodybuilding supplement Biological value High-protein diet Low-protein diet Azotorrhea Hermann, Janice ...
*  Low-sulfur diet
List of diets Methionine Protein-energy malnutrition Nimni, ME; Han, B; Cordoba, F (Nov 6, 2007). "Are we getting enough sulfur ... and conditions such as nitrogen imbalance and protein-energy malnutrition may result from deficiency. Methionine cannot be ... "Influence of dietary protein supplements on the formation of bacterial metabolites in the colon". Gut. 41 (1): 70-6. doi: ... odor of human feces shown to increase with increased dietary protein, particularly sulfur containing amino acids). Low sulfur ...
*  Congenital tufting enteropathy
... amino acid based formulas worsen the diarrhoea and the children rapidly fail to thrive and develop protein energy malnutrition ... Enteral feeding with a protein hydrolysate or ...
*  Fruitarianism
Nutritional problems include severe protein-energy malnutrition, anemia and deficiencies including proteins, iron, calcium, ... When the body does not take in enough protein, it misses out on amino acids, which are essential to making body proteins which ... Although fruits provide a source of carbohydrates, they have very little protein, and because protein cannot be stored in the ... "The effect of a nut-supplemented fruit diet on glucose tolerance, insulin secretion, plasma proteins and plasma lipids was ...
*  Health in Sudan
Protein energy malnutrition and micronutrient deficiencies continue to be a major problem among children under 5, with 12.6% ... urine screen for protein, a blood screen for anemia and two doses of tetanus toxoid vaccine. Between 2008 and 2010, among women ...
*  Monetization of U.S. in-kind food aid
... protein, and energy. Value-added food aid products such as corn soy blend and wheat soy blend have provided nutrition to ... Projects funded through monetization address causes of hunger and malnutrition and aim to reduce the need for emergency food ...
*  Infant mortality
Protein energy malnutrition and micronutrient deficiency are two reasons for stunted growth in children under five years old in ... Protein-energy deficiency results in low-quality breastmilk that provides less energy and other nutrition. Vitamin A deficiency ... Malnutrition leads to diarrhea and dehydration, and ultimately death. Millions of women in developing countries are stunted due ... Malnutrition frequently accompanies these[which?] diseases, and is a primary factor contributing to the complications of both ...