By John E. Morley MB BCh, Douglas K. Miller MD, M. Powell Lawton PhD

ISBN-10: 0826164978

ISBN-13: 9780826164971

ISBN-10: 0826197787

ISBN-13: 9780826197788

Right nutrients, weight, and workout have all been strongly associated with enhanced well-being and toughness one of the aged. This well timed quantity provides the most recent scientific learn on foodstuff and its influence on fit getting older in a number of older populations and in more than a few care settings. themes contain the prognosis and administration of protein undernutrition; mental and social components in weightloss; the consequences of supplementations and workout on getting older; and extra. This quantity will entice geriatricians, geriatric researchers and teachers, in addition to to different overall healthiness pros all in favour of food and the aged.

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