Only studies measuring the percent of chiropractors who performed nutritional counseling
for obesity was included and only studies measuring the percent of visits where nutritional counseling
was performed were included.
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.
* Consider using surveys and questionnaires to find out which patients are interested in nutritional counseling
, especially if implementing a new service within your practice.
They include acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, chiropractic services, massage, yoga, tai chi and lifestyle and nutritional counseling
Among specific topics are an update on China as part of global graying nutrition, interventions for weight loss due to under-nutrition, the nutritional counseling
component of cardiac rehabilitation, and providing food and nutrition choices for home and community long-term living.
Please be advised that these sessions are not individualized nutritional counseling
. Such advice should only be provided through direct in-person contact with a qualified health professional.
The wide variety of services offered at DHWI include aesthetics, neuromuscular therapy, massage therapy, fitness, nutritional counseling
, physical therapy, occupational health, women's comprehensive health, lab work and x-ray.
Eighty percent of respondents provide on-site weight-loss programs and/or nutritional counseling
, for instance.
Among the many treatments available at the clinic are traditional Chinese medicine, nutritional counseling
, Chi Kung, and T'ai Chi -- as well as yoga, meditation, and spiritual care.
Nearly all the doctors (97%) in the survey of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) membership felt it was at least somewhat if not mostly their responsibility to provide dietary and nutritional counseling