59% of chiropractors provided nutritional counseling
for patients with obesity while allopathic doctors provided nutritional counseling
to obese patients in 40% of the visits.
Paula Ravasco suggests, however, that nutritional counseling
can be a far more effective means of improving patient outcomes than are nutritional supplements alone, at least in patients undergoing radiotherapy.
Nearly 80 per cent of the respondents were keen to go for nutritional counseling
and a weight management program at VLCC, the study said.
Here are some guidelines for introducing or fine-tuning nutritional counseling
into your practice:
based corporation is offering its 200-member staff a host of health and wellness programs--everything from on-site yoga classes to one-on-one nutritional counseling
Recommending a low-fat diet and providing nutritional counseling
to postmenopausal women aren't enough to alter the risk of breast cancer, colorectal cancer, and cardiovascular disease in women who may have had an above-average fat intake for more than 40 years, Beresford says.
2000; Peterson & Mitchell), nutritional counseling
(Kahm, 1999), guided imagery (Hutchinson, 1994), interpersonal therapy (Fairburn, 1997; McIntosh, Bulik, McKenzie, Luty, & Jordan, 2000; Peterson & Mitchell; Wilfley, Dounchis, & Robinson-Welch, 2000), family therapy (LeGrange, 1999), feminist therapy (Tantillo, 2000), group therapy (Davis, Olmsted, Rockert, Marques, & Dolhanty, 1997; Tantillo) and narrative therapy (Garrett, 1997; Pale::, 2000; Reindl, 2001).
Trinity College of Natural Health preserves the knowledge of traditional natural health techniques through self-study programs: Master Herbalist (MH), Certificate in Nutritional Counseling
(CNC), and Doctor of Naturopathy (ND).
During a 12-week program of nutritional counseling
, exercise, and behavioral intervention, 31 partially hospitalized patients and 15 control patients participated in a nonrandomized study (Psychiatr.
This should include medical care, psychological testing, social services, educational planning, speech-language therapy, nutritional counseling
, advocacy, and service coordination.
The combination of a nutritional supplement and nutritional counseling
aided in catch-up growth in children with picky eating behavior, also reducing the incidence of infection, said Dr.
A study conducted in Mansfield, Pennsylvania, (5) showed that patients are very interested in nutrition: 78% of dentists reported being asked about nutrition and 64% thought it was important that patients have access to nutritional counseling
through their dentists.