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  • acute
  • According to the Humanitarian Information Unit of the U.S. Government, over 2.9 million people in Somalia face crisis or emergency level acute food insecurity and need emergency food aid, as a result of below average to failed rains in many areas in 2016 that reduced crop production and harmed livestock. (wikipedia.org)
  • species
  • In a number of species calorie restriction without malnutrition may slow the biological aging process, resulting in longer maintenance of youthful health and an increase in both median and maximum lifespan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although the maggots are often those that feed only on dead tissue and are probably not harming the human or animal, many species will feed on living tissue and cause damage. (wikipedia.org)
  • pregnancy
  • Improvements in nutrition (often involving specific micronutrients) due to public policy changes have been implicated in IQ increases in many nations (as part of the overall Flynn effect), such as efforts fighting iodine deficiency in the U.S. Malnutrition may occur during several periods of growth, such as pregnancy, during breastfeeding, infancy, or childhood. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kids
  • Vitamin A deficiency from malnutrition is the chief cause of preventable blindness in the developing world, and kids with severe vitamin A deficiency have a greater chance of getting sick or dying from infections such as diarrhea or measles. (kidshealth.org)
  • reduce
  • The term "calorie restriction" as used in gerontology refers to dietary regimens that reduce calorie intake without incurring malnutrition. (wikipedia.org)
  • death
  • It allows fine control and precision of flow rates, eliminating the accidental harm, and in some cases death, caused by incorrect drug doses. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the inquest into the death of Miss Bincliffe found there was no evidence of neglect and that her weight could not have been easily managed due to her severe autism and the level of self-harming which would have resulted from any attempt to alter her diet or get her to exercise more. (wikipedia.org)