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Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Why ‘Inborn Errors of Metabolism’ is a Concern to Newborn ?

Inborn errors of metabolism are rare genetic (inherited) disorders in which the body cannot properly turn food into energy. The disorders are usually caused by defects in specific proteins (enzymes) that help break down (metabolize) parts of food. A food product that is not broken down into energy can build up in the body and …

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Nutritional Management of Eating Disorder

Eating disorder is illness in which the people experience severe disturbances in their eating behaviors and related thoughts and emotions. People with eating disorders typically become preoccupied with food and their body weight. In many cases, eating disorders occur together with other psychiatric disorders like anxiety, panic, obsessive compulsive disorder and alcohol and drug abuse problems.