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Diet quality among older adults

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JAMA Network

What The Study Did: Overall diet quality worsened over the past two decades for adults age 65 and older in the United States, with more than half having poor diet quality, according to the results of this survey study of nearly 11,000 adults.

Authors: Chenkai Wu, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.S., of Duke Kunshan University in Kunshan, China, is the corresponding author.

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