For the healthy growth of the individual, a nourishing, well balanced diet is required. A diet has nutrients in the right proportion ensures proper growth and development of both body and mind. If the nutrients are inadequate or not in the right proportion nutritional disorders may occur.
Poor diet, consumption of inappropriate foods or the body’s inability to properly utilize the nutrients in the food that is consumed can all be reasons for nutrition disorder.
Physicians at “Endocrinologist” treat all types of nutritional disorders that affect the growth of the body.
It’s important to be aware of nutrition disorders in children. If your children are not being nourished by the foods that they eat, it could interfere with their normal growth and development which could lead to a variety of health issues.
Nutritional disorders we treat include:
Disorders of Fat Digestion
Disorders of Amino Acid Absorption
Disorders of Metal Absorption
Disorders of Vitamin Absorption
Disorders of Protein Digestion
Iron Deficiency Anemia
Appearance, height and weight are usually sufficient to make a diagnosis of poor nutrition. Vitamin and mineral deficiencies are frequently determined to be separate issues.
However, when calories are deficient, vitamins and minerals are likely to be also. Under nutrition, which is often used interchangeably with malnutrition, is actually a type of malnutrition.
We also deal with other Hormonal Disorders like:
* Thyroid Disorders
* Osteoporosis and Calcium Disorders
* Female Hormonal Disorders
* Male Hormonal Disorders
* Cholesterol Disorders
* Adrenal Diseases
* Pituitary Diseases
Working with a team of professionals who treat nutritional disorders is the first step in the long road back to good health.
If you have a loved one who is suffering from an eating disorder and are worried about their eating behaviors or attitudes, call us at (561) 123-1234.