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Hydration health literacy in the elderly.

07:00 EST 7th December 2017 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Hydration health literacy in the elderly."

Inadequate hydration in the elderly is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. However, few studies have addressed the knowledge of elderly individuals regarding hydration in health and disease. Gaps in health literacy have been identified as a critical component in health maintenance, and promoting health literacy should improve outcomes related to hydration associated illnesses in the elderly.

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Name: Nutrition and healthy aging
ISSN: 2451-9480
Pages: 227-237

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