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Mealtime and Memory Loss: Maintaining Nutrients in Loved Ones with Dementia

Mealtime and Memory Loss

For those living with memory impairments such as Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, activities that we usually take for granted turn into daily challenges. Declining cognitive functioning can make it difficult for those with Alzheimer’s to pick up utensils, communicate their preferences or even chew and swallow while eating. Unfortunately, the difficulties that occur at the dinner table make it hard to maintain the level of nutrients seniors need to stay well.

Dining with Dementia: Nutrition Tips for Your Loved One’s Health

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