Nutritional Adequacy and Picky Eating Behaviour

"Picky eating is an eating disorder that starts in early childhood, where a child frequently demonstrates one or more of the following three pillars: Loss of interest in food (a behavioural disturbance at meal times) Neophobia (a tendency to refusal of new and/or certain foods) Strong food preferences limiting quantity or variety of food intake .Such that the condition raises the concern of the caregiver, and needs evaluation because of the risk growth faltering and nutritional deficiencies (macro and micro-elements) and family disharmony   "

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