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Alzheimer's and memory care - Special Considerations for Food and Fluids, Part 1
This course describes possible causes for weight loss and outlines strategies for preventing weight loss and improving nutrition.
Course Objective
Individuals suffering from Alzheimer's disease and memory loss frequently experience dramatic and unexplained weight loss.  After completing this lesson, the student will be able to:   Understand concerns related to weight loss for the person with Alzheimer's; Identify causes and ways to help; Utilize strategies for preventing weight loss.
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