Breakfast behind bars

October 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/27/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 9, pE207
Academic Journal
The article reports on the inmates in Great Britain having better nutrition and food intake than the patients in National Health Service hospitals. A comparison on the nutritional intake of hospital patients and prisoners is shown in the research conducted by Food service and Applied Nutrition Research Group from Bournemouth University. Some factors that contributed to the situation of the patients like missing meals and having less appetite due to their illness are also given .


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