Poor appetite and dietary intake in community-dwelling older adults

S. van der Meij , H. A.H. Wijnhoven , J. S. Lee, D. K. Houston, T. Hue, T. B. Harris, S. B. Kritchevsky , B. Newman , M. Visser Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, accepted for publication on 31-5-2017 Poor appetite is a problem in many older adults and is associated with unintentional weight loss […]

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Protein Intake and Mobility Limitation in Community-Dwelling Older Adults: the Health ABC Study.

Houston DK, Tooze JA, Garcia K, Visser M, Rubin S, Harris TB, Newman AB, Kritchevsky SB; Health ABC Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Mar 17. doi: 10.1111/jgs.14856 In this study we investigated the protein intake of 1.998 older adults (70-79 years) who are living in the United States and who participate in the Health, […]

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The intestinal microbiota, energy balance, and malnutrition: emphasis on the role of short-chain fatty acids.

Fluitman, K. S., De Clercq, N. C., Keijser, B. J. F., Visser, M., Nieuwdorp, M., & Ijzerman, R. G. (2017). The intestinal microbiota, energy balance, and malnutrition: emphasis on the role of short-chain fatty acids. Expert Review of Endocrinology & Metabolism, 12(3), 215-226. doi: 10.1080/17446651.2017.1318060   Over the last decades, increasing attention is being directed […]

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