Eating disorders are serious, potentially life-threatening conditions that affect a person’s emotional and physical health. They include: extreme emotions, attitudes, and behaviors surrounding weight and food issues. They are not just a “fad” or a “phase.” People do not just “catch” an eating disorder for a period of time. They are real, complex, and devastating conditions that can have serious consequences for health, productivity, and relationships on females and males.
Our dietitians has the latest cutting edge research to work with your treatment team and help you with your eating disorder. Whether it is a single symptom or multiple symptoms you are experiencing our dietitians can help you. Our philosophy is to have you functioning again back into real life with the proper support you have been needing.
Disordered eating is a disturbed and unhealthy eating pattern that can include restrictive dieting, skipping meals, self induced vomiting, bingeing, and/or purging. It can have a destructive impact upon a person’s life and has been linked to a reduced ability to cope with stressful situations. There is also increased incidence of suicidal thoughts and behaviours in adolescents with disordered eating.
A child will usually triple their body weight within their first year of life. Without the food and nutrition they need, their growth and development could be hampered. While a general dietitian may have the same dietary expertise, a pediatric dietitian understands the specific needs of children and are trained to work with children from birth through age 18. Our board certified specialist in Pediatrics can guide and monitor the eating patterns of children with special needs, obese children, young diabetes patients, premature infants and other children with particular nutritional needs.
Maternal Nutrition/Gestational Diabetes: Healthy nutrition affects both the mother and child. We can help you during the pre-pregnancy, pregnancy and post-childbirth periods with the right guidance from our board certified pediatric dietitian. We can help make sure you're getting enough iron, vitamin D, fluoride, and B vitamins for you and your little one.
Cardiovascular Disease – To keep your heart functioning at its best, Our dietitian will work as an integral part of your health-care team by helping you safely change your eating plan without compromising taste or nutrition.
Gastrointestinal Disorders - Our dietitian will work with your physician to help fine tune your diet so you are not aggravating your condition with fried foods, too much caffeine or carbonation.
Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) - Maintaining blood sugar levels, weight, and getting the balance of nutrients that can affect your hormones is not an easy job. We understand that, and we are here to help you create a plan that works for you.
Pre & Post Bariatric Surgery - It's a challenge to get the right amount of nutrients in your body. A dietitian will work with you and your physician to develop an eating plan for your new needs.
Are you looking to achieve a certain look or just trying to stay healthy? Whether it is to gain weight, lose weight, or just maintain your weight to look and feel your fittest. We can offer you an individualized program that will help you get to your goal.
The good thing about DietRD is that you really don’t have to worry about trying to figure out a diet all on your own, our expert professionals will help and guide you through the process. You'll learn how losing weight will reduce your risk for disease, how increasing your activity can affect your weight loss efforts, and learn how to keep the weight off you without compromising on taste or nutrition.
Meal/Social Eating Groups - Food related events cause you to have anxiety and not want to go? Our Meal/Social dining club can help you. Come join a Registered Dietitian along with peers for a social eating group where you can learn to feel comfortable around restaurants or challenging foods. After the group we will get together on a one on one setting to process and think of ways that may help you next time.
Grocery Tours - Health begins with what you bring from your favorite grocery store. we will provide you insights into food labels and confusing health claims. you will learn how to grocery shop for you and the family and decrease your anxiety or stress by getting guidance from your own personal dietitian.
Aisle by aisle, a dietitian will show you how to read labels, introduce new ingredients or healthy alternatives, pick out healthy on-the-go food options and along the way answer your food and nutrition questions specific to your needs.
Corporate Wellness - Our corporate wellness classes are strategically designed and continually updated to educate participants on the chosen topic. The core values of the classes teach people how to make healthy food choices and balance the intake to lead a healthy life. The classes are designed to be interactive and engaging so that the participants learn the most from it and integrate into there life.
They can be set up as on site or as a webinar so that your employees at all locations can tune in.