Nutrition is an important part of overall health, healing, and disease prevention. Mission Regional Medical Center has a team of nutrition professionals and Registered Dietitians available to help our patients and the community to eat right and understand how what you eat affects your health.
Registered Dietitians are food and nutrition experts, translating the science of nutrition into practical solutions for healthy living. They are your most credible and reliable source of accurate nutrition information. Feel free to schedule an appointment with one of our dieticians to talk discuss your specific concerns and to establish a healthy eating plan specific for you and your family. They are also available at many different classes and community events.
Important ways the Mission Regional Medical Center dieticians can help you include:
- Weight loss counseling
- Diabetes counseling and menu planning
- How to read nutritional labels and understand what they mean
- How to get all of your required food groups in each day's meals