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Ageing, needs and nutrition

Malcolm L. Johnson

Ageing, needs and nutrition

a study of voluntary and statutory collaboration in community care for elderly people

by Malcolm L. Johnson

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Published by Policy Studies Institute in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aged -- Nutrition -- GreatBritain.,
  • Community health services for the aged -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMalcolm L. Johnson with Silvana di Gregorio, Beverly Harrison.
    SeriesPolicy Studies Institute. Research paper
    ContributionsPolicy Studies Institute.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 170 p. ;
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21536300M

    Nutrition for kids is based on the same principles as nutrition for adults. Everyone needs the same types of nutrients — such as vitamins, minerals, carbohydrates, protein and fat. Children, however, need different amounts of specific nutrients at different ages. As you age, your metabolism starts to slow down and you will require less energy from food. It is important, therefore, to pack nutrient-dense foods into your everyday meals. The recipe for healthy ageing starts with maintaining a healthy, balanced diet. Learn to get more from life with these easy-to-follow nutrition tips.

      Books on Eating Well Good Enough to Eat: A Kid's Guide to Food and Nutrition by Lizzy Rockwell contains lots of useful information for kids about the foods we eat, their nutrients, and the effects they have on our bodies. Healthy Ageing: Answers to Common Questions from Medical Journalists. The Causes and Consequences of Our Ageing Population. The Effect of Ageing On Diet and Nutritional Needs. Impact of Genes Versus Environmental Factors On Life Expectancy. Ageing and oral Health. Ageing and Bone Health.

    Middle-aged adults begin to experience signs of aging and must continue to support their health and wellness with nutrition and exercise. The daily energy requirements for ages thirty-one to fifty are 1, to 2, calories for women and 2, to 3, calories for men, depending on activity level. 1. Concepts, definitions and approaches used to define nutritional needs and recommendations 1 Introduction 1 Definition of terms 2 Estimated average requirement 2 Recommended nutrient intake 2 Apparently healthy 3 Protective nutrient intake 3 Upper tolerable nutrient intake level 4 Nutrient excess 4.


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