Malnutrition refers to deficiencies, excesses, or imbalances of someone’s energy and/or nutrients intake. It’s divided into 2 broad groups of conditions, i.e. undernutrition and overnutrition. Monitoring body weight regularly could help to maintain normal body weight and prevent malnutrition.
Based on World Health Organization, obesity is defined as excessive fat accumulation that presents a higher risk of comorbidity and mortality. Comorbid can affect someone’s quality of life. Some of those comorbid risks are: