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Senior Health

Use these links to jump directly to your topic of interest in Senior Health:

Health: Senior's Health Topics (Index) | Health Care | Exercise | Nutrition | Sexual Health

Care: Caregiving | End-of-Life Care (Hospice & Palliative Care) | End-of-Life Decisions | Home Care | Residential Care

Other Topics: Senior Resources | Senior Benefits | Aging | Death and Dying | Memory Loss


Nutrition for Seniors

(Jump to: General Information | Malnutrition | Vitamins, Minerals and Other Nutrients )

General Information
Healthy Eating After 50:NIA
Food Guide Pyramid for Older Adults:Tufts University
Food Safety for Seniors:FDA
Nutrition for Seniors:MedlinePlus
See also nutrition topics in Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases


Malnutrition
Senior Health: How to Detect and Prevent Malnutrition:Mayo Clinic
Evaluating and Treating Unintentional Weight Loss in the Elderly:American Academy of Family Physicians
Geriatric Failure to Thrive:American Academy of Family Physicians


Vitamins, Minerals and Other Nutrients
Tips for Older Dietary Supplement Users:FDA


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