TITLE

Is grandpa malnourished?

AUTHOR(S)
Podolsky, Doug
PUB. DATE
December 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/21/92, Vol. 113 Issue 24, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a revealing self-test that determines if an elderly person is malnourished. New studies show that one-in-four Americans over the age of 70 are malnourished. Lead investigator Barbara Posner, assistant director for research at the Boston University School of Public Health; Listing of the implications of a test-taking session; How poor nutrition aggravates illness; Unhealthy choices; Poverty; Home alone; Medication maladies.
ACCESSION #
9212212724

 

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