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Malnutrition and caring: The hidden cost for families

08 February 2012

For those caring for a relative or friend, the diet of that person is often the carer’s responsibility. A new research survey from Carers UK and Nutricia shows 60% of carers worry about the nutrition of the person they care for, because their condition makes eating or taking on nutrition difficult.

As a result many families are struggling to cope with the consequences of malnutrition without advice, information and support. This report explores the research findings, family case studies and gives our recommendations to tackle malnutrition.


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