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Nutrition and Meal Preparation for Older Adults
This program provides important training in nutrition, meal planning and preparation. Topics include recommended diet for older adults, common serving sizes, medically-prescribed diets, warning signs and prevention of malnutrition, importance of drinking enough water, value of high-fiber diet, meal planning and food shopping, reading labels and unit pricing, safe food handling, cooking with a recipe, setting the table and serving the meal.
Course Objective

After viewing this program, participants will understand:


• Nutritional needs of older adults
• Common serving sizes
• Signs of malnutrition and prevention
• Medically-prescribed diets
• Shopping, meal planning and preparation
• Cooking methods

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$12.95 QTY