A Short Note On Carbohydrate Calorie Malnutrition Is The Chronic Deficiency Of Protein And Connected With Energy

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According to the World Health Organization (WHO) definition of protein-calorie malnutrition is the chronic deficiency of protein and connected with energy. Also, malnutrition is the under or over macro and micro nutrition deficiency in the body. The macronutrients are protein, fat, CHO and fat soluble vitamins. The micronutrients are the water soluble vitamins, minerals and water. This malnutrition can be affected from the not eating enough healthy diets and recognizing from the physical appearance signs and symptoms, dietary data, and bio-medical data. This disease can be affected to any age groups of male and female, infants and under five years age of children. There are several reasons to cause this disease such as the primary reasons are the lack of knowledge, education, social, economic, cultural status, and the secondary reasons particular organ system related chronic diseases like AIDS, any types of cancer, tuberculosis, chronic kidney failure, chronic abdominal diseases, other illnesses and the third reasons such as environmental and biological factors affecting causes the protein calorie malnutrition (1).
Protein energy malnutrition has started symptoms range mild to severe and under five years age children are losing more 20 percent an ideal body weight and growth in the severe malnutrition (1, 7).This malnutrition is affected to the imbalance inside and outside cellular size, shape, and function, decrease the growth and development, weakness, disorder the organ…

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