HEALTH BYTES: Obesity and Disability in Older Adults

The prevalence of obesity and disability in older adults has significant public health implications.

This case review discusses the benefits and risks of weight loss in older adults and outlines treatment options available to Medicare beneficiaries.

The importance of preserving lean muscle mass in weight management is emphasized. Read the full article.

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Health Bytes

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AAACN Heath Bytes is an informative and helpful listing of hot topics, awareness, and articles that may make your life easier and more enjoyable. The Health Bytes appears in the monthly email newsletter and will also be posted on the AAACN Website.

  


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The 2017 American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN) 42nd Annual Conference will be repeating its stay at the New Orleans Marriott located on Canal Street in the French Quarter when we hold our 2017 conference in The Big Easy! Plan to join us for another fantastic education event on May 10-13, 2017 in New Orleans, LA! View the brochure.

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