Failure to ingest sufficient Calories to meet the daily energy requirement results in underweight. Psychological factors, fevers, poor appetite, gastrointestinal disturbances, hyperthyroidism could be some of the underlining causes of underweight.
This program aims at
- Tracing the underlining cause of low body weight
- Modification of Diet
- Planning the daily diet
- Incorporating a good knowledge of food intake so as to have a healthy weight gain.