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Food insecurity amongst older people in the UK

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Purpose

The purpose of this paper is to present findings from research into food insecurity amongst older people aged 50 years and older in the UK.

Design/methodology/approach

This paper uses secondary analysis of national-level survey data and semi-structured interviews with older people receiving emergency food from foodbanks.

Findings

There is a forgotten care gap in the UK where a substantial number of older people are livin...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1108/bfj-05-2018-0301

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Nuffield College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5974-4141
Publisher:
Emerald Publishing Limited
Journal:
British Food Journal More from this journal
Volume:
121
Issue:
3
Pages:
658-674
Publication date:
2019-01-07
Acceptance date:
2018-10-29
DOI:
EISSN:
1758-4108
ISSN:
0007-070X
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:967160
UUID:
uuid:63ded7d9-6000-43ad-aa4e-709d5a525169
Local pid:
pubs:967160
Source identifiers:
967160
Deposit date:
2019-01-31

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