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Arginine
June 13th, 2019

by Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND

Pressure injuries (pressure ulcers) claim over 60,000 lives and affect over 2.5 million Americans each year. The US health care system spends $9.1–11.6 billion annually in the treatment of pressure injuries. Aside from the financial cost,...

Vitamin D
October 2nd, 2018

by Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND

Nutrition Management
July 11th, 2018

by Dr. Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND

The presence of diabetes can have a negative impact on wound healing rates. Increased glucose levels can stiffen the arteries and contribute to narrowing of the blood vessels. This can influence pressure injury development and is a risk...

Nutrition and Protein
February 28th, 2018

by Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND

malnutrition and pressure injuries
January 4th, 2018

by Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RDN, FAND

Editor's note:This blog post is part of the WoundSource Trending Topics series, bringing you insight into the latest clinical issues and advancement in...