Malnutrition caused by deficiencies of vitamins and minerals - also
called hidden hunger - impairs both the intellectual and physical
development of a child. Due to the absence of clinical symptoms and
assessments, no intervention can be staged. The tragedy is that
this, in turn, decreases the child’s chance to escape from poverty.
This book looks at malnutrition in high-income countries, the
nutrition transition and nutritional deficiencies in... more...