Malnutrition and Caring: the Hidden Cost for Families (Carers UK)


This report explains why carers and families require additional support and advice on nutrition. Early intervention can offer improvements to quality of life and cost-savings in health and social care.

“Care about nutrition, care with nutrition” is the campaign by Carers UK and Nutricia to help carers with information and support on the importance of adequate nutrition and the benefits of medical nutrition.

Full Text Link


Carers UK [and] Nutricia (2012). Malnutrition and caring: the hidden cost for families. London: Carers UK, February 2012.

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