Tailoring nutrition education intervention programs to meet needs and interests of older adults.

@article{Higgins2003TailoringNE,
  title={Tailoring nutrition education intervention programs to meet needs and interests of older adults.},
  author={Mary Meck Higgins and Mary Clarke Barkley},
  journal={Journal of nutrition for the elderly},
  year={2003},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={59-79}
}
Methods for determining appropriate content of older adult nutrition education intervention programs and strategies for effectively delivering nutrition messages to older learners are presented. Educators can determine the nutrition education needs and interests of their older learners by using results of food intake surveys and assessment screening tools, written surveys, interviews and group discussions. Findings of recent reports using these methods are summarized. Additionally, published… CONTINUE READING