Olfactory impairment in older adults is associated with poorer diet quality over 5 years.

Abstract

PURPOSE Decreased smell could cause appetite suppression and malnutrition. However, there is a paucity of longitudinal data between olfaction and nutritional status in older adults. We aimed to prospectively examine the relationship between olfactory impairment and overall diet quality (reflecting adherence to dietary guidelines) in a population-based… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00394-015-0921-2

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