Videos

Category: Nutrition


Hydration at Home Toolkit Promo

This short video showcases the new Hydration at Home Toolkit launched by Wessex AHSN in May 2020. The toolkit includes an E-learning training module and hydration resources (e.g. leaflet and poster for the general public) and is primarily aimed at community carers looking after older people (but the key messages are suitable for any carer including those working in acute care settings)


OPEN Undernutrition Awareness video: Part 1 (introduction)

This 5-minute video provides an introduction to malnutrition (undernutrition), including why we should be concerned about tackling undernutrition in older people living in the community. This video is suitable for use both as an individual viewer or to be used as part of a group training session (we have included opportunities to pause the video for group discussions).


OPEN Undernutrition Awareness video: Part 2 (healthy ageing and good nutrition)

This 7-minute video provides an outline on healthy ageing and good nutrition for older people living in the community. It draws on the Eatwell Guide, whilst giving specific consideration to older people at risk of becoming undernourished. This video is suitable for use both as an individual viewer or to be used as part of a group training session (we have included opportunities to pause the video for group discussions).


OPEN Undernutrition Awareness video: Part 3 (definition and prevalence of malnutrition)

This 6-minute video provides a summary of the definition of malnutrition, and its prevalence in different settings. This video is suitable for use both as an individual viewer or to be used as part of a group training session (we have included opportunities to pause the video for group discussions).


OPEN Undernutrition Awareness video: Part 4 (causes and consequences of malnutrition, and where to go for help)

This 8-minute video provides a summary of the many causes of malnutrition (including social, medical and environmental causes), consequences of malnutrition and where you can signpost an older people to go to for further support. This video is suitable for use both as an individual viewer or to be used as part of a group training session (we have included opportunities to pause the video for group discussions).


OPEN Undernutrition Awareness video: Part 5 (signs of malnutrition)

This 3-minute video provides a summary of the common signs of malnutrition in older people living in the community that you should be looking out for. This video is suitable for use both as an individual viewer or to be used as part of a group training session (we have included opportunities to pause the video for group discussions).