Signs that an Elderly Person Isn't Eating Right

Elderly people are particularly vulnerable to the effects of poor nutrition. The American Academy of Family Physicians says typical signs of malnutrition among the elderly include:
-losing weight without trying
-frequently feeling tired
-having loss of strength or feeling muscle weakness
-having more memory problems 
-feeling depressed
-developing anemia
-getting sick more often than before


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