MALNUTRITION

Is a state of health where the body is consistently deprived of a specific food group, this can be one food group such as lipids or a wide problem. Lack of a balanced diet can lead to a wide variety of physiological and even psychological problems.

MALNUTRITION: "Developing countries, who have problems with providing a steady supply of food, usually have rise levels of malnutrition amongst the poorest of the population."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MALNUTRITION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/malnutrition/ (accessed August 18, 2019).
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