Malnutrition is a serious problem in care recipient’s cr it is often caused by consuming inadequate amount of food liquids and nutrients malnutrition can cause a series of health issues in a cr including fatigue depression weak immune system anemia weakness digestive lung and heart problems and skin concerns the following are tips for avoiding malnutrition in the cr

Try: Make sure the cr eats nutrient packed foods have flavorful food available to make eating enjoyable allow the cr to snack between meals have the cr eat with company as much as possible if a caregiver has any questions about food prep seek help note consult a doctor if the cr shows any signs of malnutrition

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Keywords: Diet nutrition food

*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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