She also added that your husband may prefer smaller meals with snacks in between rather than large meals.
“ Consider high calorie snacks such as pudding, ice cream,” she added. “A better and more natural option that any artificial supplements would be homemade smoothies. High calorie, high-protein ingredients can include avocado, bananas, yogurt, silken tofu and protein powder.”
Lazar added that “Food First” is the best approach to solving your husband’s under-eating.
To find a registered dietitian and nutritionist who specializes in geriatric nutrition, use the referral service offered by EatRight.org which allows you to search by zipcode and specialty.
For more information, I recommend these online resources:
Finally, for high-calorie smoothie recipes, take a look at this website: http://www.smoothie-handbook.com/protein-smoothie-recipes.html