Download e-book for kindle: Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 15, by John E. Morley MB BCh, Douglas K. Miller MD, M. Powell

By John E. Morley MB BCh, Douglas K. Miller MD, M. Powell Lawton PhD

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Right nutrients, weight, and workout have all been strongly associated with more advantageous wellbeing and fitness and durability one of the aged. This well timed quantity provides the most recent clinical examine on meals and its effect on fit getting older in various older populations and in quite a number care settings. themes contain the analysis and administration of protein undernutrition; mental and social elements in weight reduction; the consequences of supplementations and workout on getting older; and extra. This quantity will entice geriatricians, geriatric researchers and lecturers, in addition to to different future health execs eager about food and the aged.

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1993). Calcium supplementation in one of two identical twins resulted in a greater rate of bone mass gain in the supplemented twin (Slemenda, Christian, & Williams, 1991). Besides the role of calcium in increasing peak bone mass, it has also been demonstrated that at the time of menopause, a urinary calcium leak develops (Horowitz, Need, Morris, & Nordin, 1993). Calcium NUTRITIONAL EPIDEMIOLOGY 43 replacement following menopause reduces the rate of both cortical and trabecular bone loss (Nordin & Heaney, 1990; Nordin et al, 1991).

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