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7 Senior Diet Myths

By Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com Editor. The varied health concerns of seniors can make it difficult for caregivers to know how to manage their elderly loved one's diet. Is it normal for a sen…

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Dangers of Nutritional Drinks for Elders

AgingCare.com "My elderly mother isn't eating and she has lost a lot of weight. Should I give her a nutrition supplement drink to replace the meals she should be eating?" Under-nutrition due to …

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Top 3 Dangerous Food Preparation Mistakes

By Marlo Sollitto, AgingCare.com contributing editor Elderly people are at increased risk of food-borne illness because as they age, their immune systems become weaker. In fact, the website for the…

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I'M SORRY BUT ALL MY APPLIANCES ARE BRAND NEW AND THE ONE I COULDN'T CARE LESS ABOUT IS THE "DISHWAS…

I;ve been a lacto vegetarian for 40 years and on rare occasions I will eat fish.I chose to live that…

I'm vegetarian and that is MY choice, I don't push that onto anyone. To each his own.

Never heard of the 21-day thing, and I suppose that I don't subscribe to this sort of thinking. Thou…