Though obesity rates are higher than ever before, a surprising number of people are still facing malnourishment and undernourishment due to their off-balance diets.
Parental neglect and malnourishment can cause a child to fail to grow properly.
Some children may also have frequent digestive disturbances and diarrhea that can lead to improper absorption of nutrients and malnourishment, occurring most commonly in IgA deficiency.
The reason symptoms of celiac disease are so wide-ranging is because celiac disease causes severe malnourishment over time.
Because this area is gradually destroyed, those who live with celiac disease cannot get the nutrients they need and consequently suffer malnourishment.
Some people are asymptomatic until the effects of serious malnourishment begin to manifest themselves.
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