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Numerous nutritional deficiency disorders ranging from protein malnutrition to specific micro-nutrients in certain areas of the country especially in Pakistan. These deficiencies have resulted in growth retardation, mental disorders and various types of physical disabilities.
Beside micronutrient deficiencies, the incidences of cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, cancer, obesity, hypertension and kidney and liver problems are increasing day by day due to unsafe and poor quality diets. This alarming situation demands to cure diseases with food. Realizing the importance of human nutrition in daily life and emergencies like earthquake, drought, famine and man-made disasters, the University Institute of Diet and nutritional Sciences started 5-years degree program leading to Doctor of Diet and Nutritional Sciences.