Although many people struggle to lose weight, the elderly often have the opposite problem. But gaining weight in the elder years can be extremely difficult due to:
If you need information and tips on how to help your elderly loved one gain weight, you've come to the right place.
The elderly are especially at risk for
unintentional weight loss, which is clearly associated with an
increased risk of disease and death.
Helping your loved one gain weight takes time and patience. But we've done it and so can you! On this site, we'll share products we use and tips we've learned during our ongoing adventure helping our mom gain weight and keep it on.
Now is the time to enjoy foods that may have been "too fattening" at a younger age!