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Author Pray, Leslie A., rapporteur

Title Nutrition across the lifespan for healthy aging : proceedings of a workshop / Leslie Pray, rapporteur ; Food Forum, Food and Nutrition Board, Health and Medicine Division, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine
Published Washington, DC : the National Academies Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource ( 1 PDF file xiv, 154 pages) : color illustrations
Contents Introduction -- Changing landscape: demographics, health status, and nutritional needs -- The spectrum of aging and health over the lifespan -- Changes in organ systems over the lifespan -- Moving forward -- Health aging: what is it? are there acceptable markers to utilize in developing strategies to promote it? -- References -- Appendix A: Workshop agenda -- Appendix B: Acronyms and abbreviations -- Appendix C: Speaker and moderator biosketches
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-134)
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 21, 2017)
Subject Aging -- Nutritional aspects -- Congresses.
Older people -- Nutrition -- Congresses.
Aging -- physiology.
Elder Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Healthy Lifestyle.
Health Promotion.
United States.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Nutrition Across the Lifespan for Healthy Aging (Workshop) (2016 : Washington, D.C.)
ISBN 9780309457491 (electronic book)
0309457491 (electronic book)