Track topics on Twitter Track topics that are important to you
INDIANAPOLIS — Medical nutrition therapy is an effective strategy for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, yet dietetic professionals are not doing enough to “shout from the mountaintops” that nutrition therapy can lower HbA1c, according to a speaker here.Speaking at the American Association of Diabetes Educators annual meeting, Alison Evert, MS, RD, CDE, manager of nutrition and diabetes education programs at the University of Washington Neighborhood Clinics in Seattle, stressed that for medical nutrition therapy, or MNT, to be effective, it must be individualized in a collaborative way to meet the needs of the person the dietician or certified diabetes educator is working with. A single nutrition intervention, Evert said, cannot work with every patient, and new, emerging research means trends and recommendations are often changing.NEXT ARTICLE
Women's Health - key topics include breast cancer, pregnancy, menopause, stroke Follow and track Women's Health News on BioPortfolio: Women's Health News RSS Women'...
Alternative Medicine Cleft Palate Complementary & Alternative Medicine Congenital Diseases Dentistry Ear Nose & Throat Food Safety Geriatrics Healthcare Hearing Medical Devices MRSA Muscular Dyst...