Depression Linked with Malnutrition in Elderly with Parkinson’s, Study Finds

Depression Linked with Malnutrition in Elderly with Parkinson’s, Study Finds
Depression and anxiety can be prevalent among elderly people hospitalized with Parkinson’s disease, and is associated with malnourishment or poor nutrition, a study from Germany suggests. Findings also indicate that malnutrition is more prominent among men with Parkinson’s whose disease is more advanced or of a longer duration. The study, “Association between malnutrition, clinical parameters and health-related quality of life in ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2020-05-12By Marisa Wexler