WHY DIETITIAN

Dietitians Promote Health Through Food and Nutrition 

Why should you consult a Dietitian? 

Dietitians translate scientific research into practical solutions. They work with you to help you feel your best.

Dietitians can provide:

  • Tips and healthy recipes to help you plan, shop for and cook healthy meals for your family.
  • Information to help you interpret food labels, the latest food trends and diets.
  • Support to improve your relationship with food.
  • Customized meal plans to help you:
    • manage your weight, food allergies and intolerances or digestive issues
    • prevent and manage chronic disease like diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, cancer and kidney disease
  • Individualized counselling on how to feed your baby, a “picky eater” or an active teenager.
  • Advice on whether your need a vitamin or mineral supplement based on your health needs.

To find a dietitian in your area: Malaysia Dietitians’ Association

Adapted from Dietitians of Canada