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Leaflets for Patients and Carers

Choose from resources for patients and carers below:

Your Guide to Making the Most of Your Food

Your Guide to Making the Most of Your Food

An A4 printable leaflet which gives simple ideas as to how patients can get the most nutrition from the food they are eating.

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Nutrition Drinks (Oral Nutritional Supplements)

Nutrition Drinks (Oral Nutritional Supplements)

An A4 two sided printable leaflet which outlines to patients why they have been prescribed oral nutritional supplements and offers them general advice on getting the most from their supplements, for example advice on cooking with supplements and storage.

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Leaflets for patients with COPD

Leaflets for patients with COPD

  • Green Leaflet - 'Eating Well for Your Lungs' - for those at low risk of malnutrition
  • Yellow Leaflet - 'Improving Your Nutrition in COPD' - for those at medium risk of malnutrition
  • Red Leaflet - 'Nutrition Support in COPD' - for those at high risk of malnutrition
  • Three colour-coded leaflets for patients and carers are also available to download which contain dietary advice, advice on eating and physical activity and tips on coping with common symptoms of COPD including dry mouth, taste changes and shortness of breath. In addition the red (high risk) leaflet includes advice on incorporating oral nutritional supplements into the diet.

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