Malnutrition is a state resulted from deficiency or excess supply of essential nutrients. It is a great problem in developing countries. This note has information about diseases that are caused by malnutrition.
Malnutrition refers to insufficient, excessive, or imbalanced consumption of nutrients. Malnutrition, generally, refers to under-nutrition.
This note briefly defines malnutrition, its causes and effects.
Nutrition or nourishment refers to the provision of required materials (nutrients) to the cells or organisms in the form of food. To provide proper nutrition we need to have food that has proper nutritional value. The food with proper nutritional values is called balance diet. This note has information about nutrition.