Easy-to-use tools can help identify risk for those living independently during COVID-19
Compulsory face coverings pose particular challenges when patients are deaf or have dementia
Focus instead on the widespread myths in the community about healthy eating
Why it’s vital nurses recognise risk factors and challenge myths about weight loss and ageing
Keeping prevention of malnutrition and dehydration at the top of our agenda when caring for older people.
More nursing care interventions and follow-up in the community after discharge from hospital would help older people avoid malnutrition and its disastrous spiral of ill health, says Age UK’s Lesley Carter