Posts connected to "Malnutrition"

March 25, 2021

Blog: Nutrition and Healthy Aging Featuring Bob Blancato

Bob Blancato, Executive Director of the National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs On a recent episode of the…
June 23, 2020

Blog: Fighting Older Adult Malnutrition During COVID-19

Meredith Ponder Whitmire, Policy Director of Defeat Malnutrition Today. Malnutrition can happen to anyone, but older adults are particularly at…
September 30, 2016

New Infographic Highlights the Issue of Malnutrition in Older Adults

Today is the last day of Malnutrition Awareness Week™. To illustrate how malnutrition affects older adults, we've created an infographic.
September 28, 2016

This Week We’re Raising Awareness about Malnutrition

This week is Malnutrition Awareness Week™. Malnutrition is an under-recognized problem in the United States, especially among older adults. As many as one in two older adults are at risk for malnutrition.
September 19, 2016

Next Week Is Malnutrition Awareness Week

Next week, starting on September 26, is Malnutrition Awareness Week™.  We are excited to be partnering with our friends at the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) to raise awareness.
May 10, 2016

10 Things to Know about Malnutrition and Older Adults

Here are 10 things to know about malnutrition and older adults.
January 14, 2016

Infographic Incapsulates Malnutrition Crisis among Older U.S. Adults

This infographic casts awareness on the issue of malnutrition among older adults in the U.S.