30 June, 2021
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COVID and Malnourishment
What is Malnutrition ?
Malnutrition refers to deficiencies, excesses or imbalances in a person’s intake of energy and/or nutrients. The term malnutrition addresses 3 broad groups of conditions:
Globally, at least 1 in 3 children under 5 is undernourished or overweight and at least 1 in 2 children suffer from hidden hunger.
Malnutrition and Undernutrition
Causes of Malnutrition
Covid-19 and Malnutrition
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