Hundreds of Thousands with Dementia Suffer from Malnutrition

Studies in a new report released jointly by Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) and the Compass Group have shown that up to 45% of those living with dementia experience clinically significant weight loss over one year, and up to half of people with dementia in care homes have an inadequate food intake. Focusing on this important topic, Home Instead Senior Care® expert Molly Carpenter will be leading a live online chat titled “Steps to Healthier Eating for You and Your Loved One” on March 26, 2014 at 5:00 pm EDT.

The Law Offices of Lee A. Drizin, located in Las Vegas, Nevada have been working for many years with families who have loved ones with Alzheimer’s.  If you are in need of legal counsel related to those with Alzheimer’s Disease please contact one of our qualified elder law attorneys at 702-798-4955 for a free consultation.

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