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The Effects of Too Little Protein in a Diet.
The initial effect of low protein intake can be muscle wasting accompanied by increasing weakness. You may also experience a greater number of infections because your immune system can’t produce enough antibodies or other immune molecules. You might become increasingly irritable and develop a skin rash and changes to your hair texture. Extreme protein deficiency can result in shock and eventual
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The initial effect of low protein intake can be muscle wasting accompanied by increasing weakness. You may also experience a greater number of infections because your immune system can’t produce enough antibodies or other immune molecules. You might become increasingly irritable and develop a skin rash and changes to your hair texture. Extreme protein deficiency can result in shock and eventual death.
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The initial effect of low protein intake can be muscle wasting accompanied by increasing weakness. You may also experience a greater number of infections because your immune system can’t produce enough antibodies or other immune molecules. You might become increasingly irritable and develop a skin rash and changes to your hair texture. Extreme protein deficiency can result in shock and eventual death.
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what are the Effects of Too Little Protein in a Diet.
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The initial effect of low protein intake can be muscle wasting accompanied by increasing weakness. You may also experience a greater number of infections because your immune system can’t produce enough antibodies or other immune molecules. You might become increasingly irritable and develop a skin rash and changes to your hair texture. Extreme protein deficiency can result in shock and eventual death.
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