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Food for Underweight Person

Somebody becomes underweight when the energy intake does not fully meet the energy requirements. Some people see it as a challenge gain weight . They remain very thin, no matter the quantity or quality of food they eat. They have high metabolic rate, large appetites and their body tend to …

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Food for a sick person (invalid person)

Food for a Sick person ( invalid person) An invalid is a person who is sick. Sickness is a broad term that covers conditions caused by infections, injury or surgery. There are a variety of factors that can influence nutrient requirements. Fever is developed as a defensive mechanism creating an …

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Food for vegetarians

Food for vegetarians and reason for being a vegetarian vegetarian: A vegetarian is a person who derives his/her sources of protein mainly from vegetables but not from the flesh of any animal. Vegetarian cookery does not involve meat and fish. There are three classes of vegetarians. 1. Lacto-vegetarians: These people …

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