what Does a dietiTian Do?
A Registered Dietitian is a regulated health professional who is passionate about food and the science behind it. They help people understand the connection between food and health and work with you to embrace food, to understand it, and to enjoy it.
Dietitians are the best source for food and nutrition information. Dietitians use the most up-to-date science and translate it into practical guidance that you can use to make healthy lifestyle and food choices.
how can it help me?
Dietitians can support you throughout many phases of your life from infancy through old age and every change in life along the way.
A dietitian can work with you in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and also has the knowledge, skills and experience to help you manage many health conditions. Nutrition counseling gives you information that is specific to you by considering your health and lifestyle, culture, food habits and behaviours, and your history with food including food skills and budget.
Working with a dietitian will ensure you receive nutrition information that is specific to you and your needs.