1. How will you benefit from seeing a dietitian?
You will benefit from seeing a dietitian when you have high blood cholesterol and triglyceride levels and want to learn how to modify your diet to lower your blood cholesterol and triglyceride levels.
2. The objective of the medical nutrition therapy
The objective is to help you understand your condition and equip you with the relevant nutrition information and practical skills to lower your cholesterol and triglyceride levels to reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke.
3. What is covered in the session?
During the consultation, the dietitian will perform a detailed nutritional assessment and collect the following information:
The dietitian will then provide you with advice on:
Blood cholesterol results, body weight and dietary changes will be reviewed regularly and further nutrition recommendations and relevant information will be provided accordingly.