November 2019, Volume 119, Issue 11; AJN The American Journal of Nursing. 119(11):43-51, November 2019
This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, being published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute. Results of focus groups, conducted as part the AARP Public PolicyInstitute’s No Longer Home Alone video project, supported evidence that family caregivers aren’t given the information they need to manage the complex care regimens of family members.
It is often necessary to modify meal preparation when caring for someone with conditions such as high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, and kidney disease. Reducing sodium from salt is a key element to that preparation. This video offers suggestions on ways to make healthy lower-sodium meals, using spices that also taste great.