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Unmask malnutrition with careful questions

Malnutrition causes functional abnormalities in almost every organ system and should be aggressively addressed,” said Dr. ... Internists should be able to manage mild malnutrition and monitor it on a follow-up visit, Dr.
April 2015

Oatmeal and coffee

The most common nutritional disorders we see in the U.S. have to do with excessive consumption of low quality foods leading to obesity, but we also have calorie-restriction malnutrition
June 2021

Kwasiorkor codes in California Medicare population triggers investigation

Before you answer that, let me explain what Kwashiorkor is. It is a severe form of protein malnutrition. ... levels and were diagnosed for ordinary malnutrition.
June 2021

Inside a Haitian Medical Clinic

Malnutrition, disease and stress--all exacerbated by the earthquake--are a particular threat to pregnant women and their offspring.
June 2021

Ebola!!! What about everything else? Influenza for instance

than the total of all 3 of these of malnutrition.
June 2021

Gluten-free diets: miracle or hype?

Since many important nutrients are absorbed in the small intestine, patients can suffer problems related to malnutrition: osteoporosis, anemia, vitamin deficiencies.
June 2021

Old Fangak, South Sudan, bedside ultrasound and other stuff

There are special programs for children with severe acute malnutrition, for patients with tuberculosis, kidney disease, Kala Azar, including food distribution for a subset of people with chronic illnesses.
June 2021

Thoughts about tropical medicine in South Sudan

They can cause intestinal distress and malnutrition and are associated with poorer school performance. ... Malnutrition and kidney failure might have been what made her vulnerable.
June 2021

Puzzling past paradox to PURE understanding

very high intake of carbohydrate as a percent of that total correlated with very low calorie intake overall, and malnutrition.
June 2021

More research needed on long-term opioids

This issue covers topics including opioid pain management, malnutrition, and ‘incidentalomas' during imaging. ... But it's an assessment that's important, since malnutrition can have a deleterious effect on all areas of a patient's overall health.
April 2015

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