From the National Policy and Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging:

February 25, 2004: Biweekly Highlights
This notice provides announcements and links to new nutrition and aging information.

Of Special Interest Resources and Web links Research and Reports
Araki A, Murotani Y, Kamimiya F, Ito H. Low well-being is an independent predictor for stroke in elderly patients with diabetes mellitus. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2004;52:205-210.

Blanc S, Schoeller DA, Bauer D, Danielson ME, Tylavsky F, Simonsick EM, Harris TB, Kritchevsky SB, Everhart JE. Energy requirements in the eighth decade of life. Am J Clin Nutr. 2004;79:303-310.

Bookwala J, Zdaniuk B, Burton L, Lind B, Jackson S, Schulz R. Concurrent and long-term predictors of older adults’ use of community-based long-term care services: the caregiver health effects study. J Aging Health. 2004;16:88-115.

Bosley BN, Weiner DK, Rudy TE, Granieri E. Is chronic nonmalignant pain associated with decreased appetite in older adults? Preliminary evidence. J Am Geriatric Soc. 2004;52:247-251.

Cesari M, Pahor M, Bartali B, Cherubini A, Penninx B, Williams GR, Atkinson H, Martin A, Guralnik JM, Ferrucci L. Antioxidants and physical performance in elderly persons: the Invecchiare in Chianti (InCHIANTI) study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2004;79:289-294.

Clark DO, Nothwehr F. Exercise self-efficacy and its correlates among socioeconomically disadvantaged older adults. Health Educ Behav. 1999;26:535-546.

Duerr L. Assessing nutrition education wants and needs of older adults through focus groups. J Nutr Elder. 2003;23:77-91.

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