COVID-19 and the elderly
The importance of protein for supporting the elderly in their recovery from the impacts of COVID-19.
When COVID-19 presented itself back in 2020 vulnerable groups, especially the elderly, were forced into a cocooning state. In many instances, this cocooning led to loss of mobility, muscle deconditioning and impaired balance as a result of moving less.
It is important for these groups to build protein into their diets to help support a strong recovery from COVID-19.
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