Doctor of Naturopathy & Natural Medicines, DM - Clinical Haematology, Certified Diabetic Educator, Diploma in Nutrition & Health Education (DNHE), Certificate in food Nutrition (CFN), Bachelor of Education, Bachelor of Arts (Physical Education)
Dietitian/Nutritionist - Specializes in Food Plan Preparation
Food plan preparation is a procedure to help patients with nutritional intake and for those that are obese, diabetic, and deficient or need to lose weight for health purposes. The nutritionist will prepare a food plan treatment which will benefit the body and help fight illness and disease by keeping the patient fit and healthy. Food plan preparation can help plan and organize weekly meals at home and help to control the portions and avoid the intake of hidden calories. Meals prepared at home are less expensive and much higher in nutrition value. Food plan preparation by the nutritionist is beneficial for those being treated with cancer treatment as it plays an important role in the ability to handle the treatment and surgery or other medical procedures. The nutritionist will understand the needs of the patient and help prepare an individualized or customized food plan for those having diabetes, heart disease or cholesterol problems, etc. The food plan preparation is majorly helpful to people facing problems like eating disorders as it can be fatal and may lead to severe disturbance and damage to overall health of the patient. The most common eating disorders include anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge-eating disorder. The food plan preparation method helps people to organize themselves even better by saving a big deal of their time to arrange the raw materials and shop once in a week and save frequent trips to the grocery store.