She's malnourished and dehydrated, Wynn said.
Along with the water loss, the body is denied glucose and other nutrients, leaving it a little malnourished.
Children who are malnourished or have weakened immune systems may be severely affected and death can result.
A third of all children under the age of five are seriously malnourished.
Approximately half of the 10.4 million children who die each year are malnourished.