meal planning

Caregiving is more than physical care; it’s opening the world to your loved one

posted on October 1, 2012 - 9:30am
“What do you want to eat for dinner?” “I don’t know. What do we have?” This very common question and response is undoubtedly heard in many households on a daily basis. Whoever does the shopping and cooking has a pretty good idea what’s in the kitchen cabinets but, otherwise, each person generally goes and stares into the cabinets or refrigerator searching for a reply. Sometimes you’ll even catch...
posted on May 1, 2007 - 2:07pm
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 3
Side effects of prednisone and other corticosteroids include increased appetite and weight gain, as well as osteoporosis (porous and weakened bones). Appropriate nutritional supplements while being treated with prednisone include calcium and Vitamin D. Meal planning suggestions Weight gain is a side effect of prednisone regardless of how much a person eats. However, since many people on...