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Reason for Nutritional Deficiency

There are many reasons for deficiency of nutrition, ranging from poor diet to certain disease conditions. Some of the common causes include:

  • Poor dietary habits
  • Impaired absorption of nutrients
  • Disease conditions which reduces appetite and absorption of nutrients
  • Intake of certain drugs, such as:
    • Antibiotics such as tetracycline and sulpha-drugs
    • Anticonvulsants
    • Antipsychotic drugs
    • Corticosteroids
  • Long term use of mineral oil
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Pancreatic disorders
  • Bile duct blockage
  • Overcooking of food
  • Throwing away water used to cook vegetables
  • Using too much oil – fat-soluble vitamin will get ‘washed-away’ with the oil