Barriers and catalysts of nutrition literacy among elderly Japanese people.

@article{Aihara2011BarriersAC,
  title={Barriers and catalysts of nutrition literacy among elderly Japanese people.},
  author={Yoko Aihara and Junko Minai},
  journal={Health promotion international},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={
          421-31
        }
}
Improving skills for accessing and utilizing diet/nutrition information is important for preventing non-communicable diseases and frailty among elderly people. With the rapidly increasing number of elderly people in the world, promoting nutrition literacy among them is a pivotal health policy for maintaining and promoting health. This article describes the barriers and catalysts of nutrition literacy among elderly Japanese people (aged ≥75 years). A cross-sectional analysis of the responses to… 

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