Sentence Examples


  • Along with the water loss, the body is denied glucose and other nutrients, leaving it a little malnourished.
  • Underweight, malnourished teenagers (such as those with an eating disorder) have an increased risk of osteoporosis and may not have menstrual periods.
  • These results, however, must be carefully interpreted because normal laboratory values for IGF-1 vary when the patient is pregnant, is pubescent, is elderly, or is severely malnourished.
  • Malnourished infants and children may develop rickets, a severe vitamin D deficiency that results in bone pain, malformed bones, and poor dental health.
  • In addition, if a woman's body is malnourished, it will divert energy and vitamins to help the baby grow.