Jun 24, 2018
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Osteoporosis

The word osteoporosis can be translated to ‘porous bones’1; this means bone density has decreased to the point where the bone is weak and can be easily fractured.  It is reported that 30-50% of women and 20-25% of men over age 50 will break a bone due to osteoporosis. Building strong bones is most crucial … [ Read More ]

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Nutrition’s Role in Wound Care

As bodies age, organs do not always function as well as they once did. The skin, which is the largest organ of the body, is no exception.  Skin integrity can be compromised by vascular deficiencies, decreased mobility and ability to reposition weight, uncontrolled blood sugars, dehydration and malnutrition, and other comorbidities that come with advancing … [ Read More ]

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