Source: | Story Posted: January 30, 2015 | Category: Health & Nutrition

Malnutrition Risk for Older People

Older adults are at risk for malnutrition, according to a study mentioned in The Wall Street Journal. Participants who were depressed, widowed or both had below the recommended amount for most nutrient levels, including caloric intake. To remedy the issue, Mayo Clinic recommends a plant-based diet with healthy fats, such as canola oil.