Diet and Nutrition

Dietetics

Nutrition is a key element of good health and dietetics is the branch of knowledge concerned with the diet and its effects on health, especially with the practical application of a scientific understanding of nutrition. It also involves the practical application of diet in the prophylaxis and treatment of disease.

A dietitian is an expert in dietetics and alters their patient's nutrition based upon their medical condition and individual needs. Clinical dietitians provide nutrition therapy to patients with a variety of health conditions, and provide dietary consultations to patients and their families. Dietary modification to address medical issues involving dietary intake is a major part of dietetics. Professional dietitians also provide specialist services such as in diabetes, obesity, oncology, osteoporosis, pediatrics, renal disease, and micronutrient research.

SJM Hospital provides nutrition education and counselling services to improve quality of life. Our dietitians and nutritionists offer comprehensive nutritional and dietary assessment, counselling and education. We are well equipped with techniques of analyzing food intake, caloric needs of patients and the ways of measuring body composition and management of nutrition associated problems. Some commonly treated conditions and services at SJM Hospital include:

  • Anthropometric measurements and nutritional evaluation
  • Dietary intake analysis
  • Dietary and nutritional counseling
  • Planning of dietary meals
  • Diet regimen for diabetic cases
  • Weight management programs

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