Apr 20, 2018
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When Eating Becomes a Chore

As we age it is normal for our appetites to become decreased. Aging results in a decrease in physical activity and metabolic rate. However, residents in long term care facilities who continue to lose weight can be at a higher mortality rate. According to the Annals of Long-Term Care, physiologic, pathologic, psychologic, and sociologic factors … [ Read More ]

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