How body composition changes with aging

  • Explain how body composition changes with aging. • Describe the physiologic and non-physiologic factors that influence health and nutrition status in older adults. • Explain how energy and nutrient needs have been established for older adults. • Identify...

Betsy Case Study

  Betsy, a 79-year-old woman, was evaluated in your office. She lives with her 81-year-old husband who is her primary caregiver. He reports that approximately 2 years ago his wife began to lose interest in the things she enjoyed like shopping, cooking, and...

Pain Management

Pain is something that impacts a number of people, and whether it is chronic or acute in nature, it can have devastating consequences. Effective pain management is critical to improve function so that those who suffer from it can return to doing things that they...

The Republic of Letters by Ian McNeely and Lisa Wolverton

STEP 1: IMAGINE YOU ARE JEAN-JACQUES ROUSSEAU AND ARE READING THESE LETTERS SENT TO THE REPUBLIC OF LETTERS. RESPOND TO BOTH OF THE BELOW LETTERS (MINIMUM 200 WORDS EACH RESPONSE) How would you, Rousseau, respond to some of the statements made in the initial letters...