What is the cost of malnutrition?
Food. We literally can’t live without it! And for most of us, we wouldn’t want to either – the pleasure food brings us and the way food brings people together,...Read more
Food Fortification & Malnutrition
Malnutrition, in the form of undernutrition remains very prevalent in New Zealand, especially in the older population (1). It is a problem that is often under-recognised and under-treated with grave consequences...Read more
Enhancing our Meals with Food Fortification When you think about malnutrition, heart wrenching images of extremely unhappy looking, thin, bony and famished individuals come to mind. Some years ago, while...Read more
Preventing Pressure Injuries – getting the basics right!
Each year in New Zealand, approximately 55,000 people experience a pressure injury . While that may not sound like many people to you, the cost to the New Zealand taxpayer...Read more