Immune function did not decline with aging in apparently healthy, well-nourished women.

@article{Krause1999ImmuneFD,
  title={Immune function did not decline with aging in apparently healthy, well-nourished women.},
  author={Deanna Krause and Andrea M. Mastro and Gordon C. Handte and Helen Smiciklas-Wright and Mary P. Miles and Namanjeet Ahluwalia},
  journal={Mechanisms of ageing and development},
  year={1999},
  volume={112 1},
  pages={43-57}
}
Nutrition plays a crucial role in immune function. Most studies on age-associated changes in immunocompetence in healthy adults did not examine the nutritional status of participants extensively. Inadequate nutritional status may confound the relationship of aging and immune response. The purpose of this study was to examine age-related changes in… CONTINUE READING