Health and nutrition are important to people of all ages. For most age groups, the guidelines for health and nutrition are relatively the same. Older adults, however, often have special dietary needs and concerns that need to be monitored and cared for. Poor diet in older adults can often lead to health problems, and health problems can often result in a poor diet or difficulty eating. The following article discusses the changing needs and obstacles to nutrition for older adults, and provides advice on how to improve dietary choices to promote overall health.
National Nutrition Month: The Concerns of Seniors [Right at Home, In Home Care & Assistance]