By Martie Cruz
It's hard to believe that, after a lifetime of putting food on the table for others, a senior would spend their older years malnourished. But it is an issue that hits home for many families, even those who have access to an abundance of healthy foods.
There are a number of risk factors that contribute to senior malnutrition, including:
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