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Celebrate the International Day of Older Persons to support active aging and take action on malnutrition

"October 1, 2020, marked the 30th anniversary of International Day of Older Persons (IDOP), and this year’s observance highlighted the healthcare workforce with special recognition given to nurses and the role of women."

Nutrition and thriving after Cancer

"Living a healthy lifestyle as a cancer survivor is very important. While studies are ongoing, there is definitive research showing certain behaviors and foods can help improve long-term health after cancer. "

It’s time to take action! Check out the updated National Blueprint on Malnutrition

Active Aging Leading, connecting and defining the active aging industry since 2001. ICAA provides world class information, education, resources and tools to help health and wellness professionals be more successful with their clients age 50 plus

Actions to support older adult nutrition and immunity

"Maintaining the physical dimension of wellness during this COVID-19 pandemic is critical to active aging. Nutrition and immunity are two interrelated areas of health that are both important to the physical dimension. "

Waking up to a new world

"What will the world look like when I wake up tomorrow? A lot of us ask ourselves that question daily. What we see in China and other areas of Asia, Europe—most notably Italy—in North America and spreading elsewhere is a prevailing concern for many of us. The novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, is grabbing hold of the global community."

10 ways to stay connected during COVID-19

"The need for physical distance leads many of us to feel socially isolated in these challenging times. Yet being socially connected is “considered a fundamental human need,”"

Building a culture of resilience

"Resilience is the ability to adapt and overcome, to rebound from stressors and return to a balanced state of well-being. It’s key to maintaining a positive quality of life—complete with joy, hope and possibilities—regardless of challenges."

Build a foundation for Active Aging with the ICOPE Guidelines

Active Aging Leading, connecting and defining the active aging industry since 2001. ICAA provides world class information, education, resources and tools to help health and wellness professionals be more successful with their clients age 50 plus

Hydrate to stay active

"Did you know up to 40% of older adults are under-hydrated?"

Malnutrition ≠ Active Aging

"Good nutrition helps older adults maintain or improve their health, and it supports the physical dimension of wellness."

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