Chapter 19

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  1. anorexia
    The loss of appetite
  2. aspiration
    Breathing fluid, food, vomitus, or an object into the lungs
  3. calorie
    The amount of energy produced when the body burns food
  4. dehydration
    A decrease in the amount of water in body tissues
  5. dysphagia
    Difficulty (dys) swallowing (phagia)
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Chapter 19
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Assisting with nutrition and fluids
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