home health care

Home Health Care: The Role of the Dietitian

The nutritional status of older adults tends to deteriorate during hospitalization, regardless of their nutrition status upon admission. Without adequate support at home...
factors affecting nutrition

9 Factors Affecting Nutrition in Older Adults

Aging is linked to a variety of changes in your body, including muscle loss, mild cognitive decline, and decreased sense of taste and smell. These changes can make it more...
liberalized diet

5 Benefits of Liberalized Diets in Older Adults

A specific diet is prescribed to every resident or patient upon admission to a skilled nursing facility or hospital. Therapeutic diets are prescribed to manage diseases such...
GERD diet

GERD Diet: Food List, Sample Menu and Tips

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) occurs when your stomach contents reflux into your esophagus. It’s a common disease that can cause symptoms such as heartburn and...