Kasturi Desai

Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, India


  • Research   
    Review Article on Prevalence of Malnutrition in Medical Students
    Author(s): Kasturi Desai* and Nazli Khatib

    Hunger issues are contributing to very disturbing factors of the recent trending issues of severe illness and early deaths such as severe hearth problems, random sugar related problems and cysts leading for carcinomas. Identification of this illness at a very primitive stage can thereby reduce the load of medication costing and thus improve the chances at living a fit lifestyle in mere future. A result, the corresponding paper is focused on medical students from metropolitan cities as well as small towns. This review focuses on the study that aimed to assess the prevalence of nutritional status grades in medical students such as underweight, normal weight, overweight, and obesity, in first year medical students as well as other measurable anthropometric factors of body mass index (BMI) in students based on gender, lifestyle habits and living area. Nutrition is very important aspect wh.. Read More»

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