Health complication caused by protein deficiency.
Human body need to consume the sufficient amount of protein on daily basis. Lacking of
sufficient intake of protein may cause many health complications. This short review aimed to
assess the perceptions of various researchers available in the shape of literature about the health
complications caused by low intake of protein. Based on available literature the researcher
arrived at conclusion that insufficient of protein may cause various health problems such as
kwashiorkor, marasmus, impaired mental health, edema, organ failure, wasting and shrinkage
of muscle tissues, and weakness of immune system.
Author(s): Alamgir Khan