U.S. Department of Health and Human Services



Healthy Eating: Conversation Starters

Use these tips to start a conversation with a loved one about eating healthy.

Review Date: April 18, 2012

National Health Information Center - NHIC
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Eating Well As You Get Older: FAQ

Why do people lose interest in eating and cooking as they get older? What should I do if I don't feel like eating? I find it difficult to shop for food. Where can I get help? Find some answers here.

Review Date: March 05, 2012

National Institutes of Health - NIH
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Nutrition and Eye Health

Scientists believe that some age-related eye diseases may be slowed by vitamins and minerals found in fruits and vegetables, or taken in supplement form. Read more about it here.

Review Date: February 01, 2011

Lighthouse International

What’s On Your Plate? Smart Food Choices for Healthy Aging

Making wise decisions about what you eat as you get older is important. This guide to healthy eating, written especially for older adults, describes what you need to know about food groups, serving sizes, food labels, and more.

Review Date: April 01, 2014

NIH National Institute on Aging