A Simple Soul....14th March, 2019

MALNUTRITION: while having my morning cuppa and a few Oaties an item came on the old telly regarding malnutrition in the elderly. It seems that as we get older, we tend to eat less and therefore lose weight. The expert advice was that the elderly should eat more high fat food, such as butter, cheese, biscuits and chocolate cake — the stuff we have been previously advised to avoid. Being of a certain age, it’s the best news I’ve heard in ages. Just heading into town to get stocked up on goodies. May call at the chippy on the way home, before some more so-called experts come up with conflicting advice.

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