Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 15, by John E. Morley MB BCh, Douglas K. Miller MD, M. Powell

By John E. Morley MB BCh, Douglas K. Miller MD, M. Powell Lawton PhD

Right meals, weight, and workout have all been strongly associated with greater future health and sturdiness one of the aged. This well timed quantity provides the most recent scientific examine on foodstuff and its impression on fit getting older in numerous older populations and in a number of care settings. themes contain the analysis and administration of protein undernutrition; mental and social components in weight-loss; the results of supplementations and workout on getting older; and extra. This quantity will attract geriatricians, geriatric researchers and lecturers, in addition to to different healthiness execs interested in foodstuff and the aged.

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