You might have already heard about kwashiorkor in passing, in the news, or on social media. But what is kwashiorkor exactly? And why is it important to know about this condition? What Is Kwashiorkor? The term kwashiorkor means “deposed child” (“deposed” from the mother's breast by a newborn sibling) in one African dialect. It is a very serious […]
Malnutrition refers to any type of energy or nutrient deficiency, excess, or imbalance. Learn more about its symptoms, causes, and proper intervention, here.