A Guide to Nutrition and Health in Older People

Online training covering nutrition, food types and exercise for older people.

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Duration: 45mins
Retake policy: Unlimited

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This course provides a general understanding of the nutritional requirements of older people. It covers nutrition, food types, choice and variety and exercise.


Chapter 1: Needs for a well-balanced diet

This first chapter provides an introduction to the course and then goes on to discuss what an older person generally needs to ensure that they have a well-balanced and nutritionally satisfactory diet.

Chapter 2: Components of a diet

This chapter covers different nutritional components like fibre, protein, vitamins and minerals, and fluids, illustrating what they are, and where they can be found.

Chapter 3: Appetite and exercise

This final chapter shows how to make meals more appealing and appetising for older people. It then goes on to discuss the benefits of gentle exercise on health and appetite.


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