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BACKGROUND The severe burden imposed by frailty and disability in old age is a major challenge for healthcare systems in low- and middle-income countries alike. The current study aimed to provide estimates of the prevalence of frailty and disability in older adult populations and to examine their relationship with socioeconomic factors in six countries. (More)
Traditionally, “food insecurity” has been defined as, “whenever the availability of nutritionally adequate and safe foods or the ability to acquire acceptable foods in socially acceptable ways is limited or uncertain” (Parker, 1991). In recent decades, researchers have broadened this definition to capture determinants of older adult food insecurity such as(More)
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