seen in children who refuse to eat, eat small amounts, refuse certain foods and fail to digest, hold food down properly. Also called feeding disturbance. See rumination disorder.

FEEDING PROBLEM: "Joe had a feeding problem shown by his refusal to eat properly."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FEEDING PROBLEM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/feeding-problem/ (accessed May 16, 2021).