Malnutrition Affects Millions of Older Adults: Is Someone You Know at Risk?

Poor nutrition in older adults is common, but often goes unrecognized. Even people who seem to eat enough can be malnourished if they do not get enough of the right nutrients. Researchers in one large study found that almost 23 of every 100 older adults were malnourished, and 46 out of 100 older people were … Continue reading Malnutrition Affects Millions of Older Adults: Is Someone You Know at Risk?

Highlights from Twitter Chat on Senior Safety & Fall Prevention

We recently participated in a tweet chat about senior safety with our own Alan Stevens, PhD, Director of our Program on Aging and Care. The chat featured several different questions and answers around the different aspects of senior safety. In case you missed it, some of the highlights are below. Falls are the #1 reason … Continue reading Highlights from Twitter Chat on Senior Safety & Fall Prevention