Meeting the Dietary Needs of Older Adults: Exploring the Impact of the Physical, Social, and Cultural Environment
Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Health and Medicine Division, Food and Nutrition Board
Language: English | 2016 | ISBN: 0309442273 | 154 pages | PDF | 2,86 MB
Older adults are a growing demographic group in the United States, and a range of physical, social, financial, and cultural factors affect their nutritional status. Metabolic and physiologic changes that accompany normal aging modify the nutritional requirements of older adults.