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Loss of appetite in elderly,what can be done to increase appetite


81 yr old mother, fell and broker her hip, she is in a care facility, she is not eating, is there anything we can ask for that will help stimulate her appetite. The smell of food is making her nausaus, she only weights 80lbs if that. She will take a few sips of ensure here and there.

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Geri Anderson (G.L.A.) says

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    Barbara Radisavljevic (BarbRad) 6 weeks ago

    That is a good idea. Sometimes my mom was overwhelmed if there was too much on her plate.

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