How Can a Dietitian Help You?

A Registered Dietitian is a food and nutrition expert who is qualified to help you to improve your nutritional status. A dietitian has met academic and professional requirements including: Earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Dietetics with course work approved by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic’s Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics. This … Continue reading How Can a Dietitian Help You?

Department Update

Here at UHH, our clinical nutrition department has seen some changes! Take a minute to get familiar with our dietitians. Laura Isaacson MS, RD, FAND, CD Laura has been the director of Clinical Nutrition Services here at UHH since 2013. She has 17 years of experience, with previous experience in Neurosciences ICU at UW Health … Continue reading Department Update

It’s National Nutrition Month!

March is National Nutrition Month! This annual educational and information campaign sponsored by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics focuses attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. The theme for 2016 is “Savor the Flavor of Eating Right,” which encourages everyone to take time to … Continue reading It’s National Nutrition Month!

National Nutrition Month 2015

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month? National Nutrition Month originally started as National Nutrition Week in 1973, and as popularity grew, the week evolved into National Nutrition Month in 1980. National Nutrition Month was developed by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to annually campaign for nutrition education and information. Every year, … Continue reading National Nutrition Month 2015