BEATING AN AGE-OLD PROBLEM: Puree diet program helps LTC reduce weight loss

Alexis, Jennifer
May 2003
FoodService Director;5/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p36
Trade Publication
Focuses on Gourmet Puree, a puree diet program developed by Steve Lunin, director of culinary and nutritional services at Mease Manor, a retirement community in Dunedin, Florida. Overview of the puree diet program process; Menu items included in the puree diet program; Significance of timing in the implementation of the diet program.


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