Nutrition Education/Counselling Services

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Clinical Nutrition Services are part of Chronic Disease Management Program at South Shore Health.

Professional Dietitians are available to provide free Individual & Group Counselling without a referral for:

  • Heart Healthy Eating
  • Cholesterol Lowering
  • Healthy Eating for all Ages
  • Vegetarian Eating
  • Prenatal Nutrition
  • Osteoporosis
  • Weight Management

Make an appointment by contacting the dietitian at your local hospital

  • Bridgewater   543-4604 ext 2364
  • Liverpool       354-3175
  • Lunenburg      634-8807 ext 3151


SERVICES REQUIRING REFERRAL:
Free counselling is also available, with a Health Care Provider's referral, (Doctor, Nurse Practitioner, Physiotherapist, Pharmacist, etc) for a wide range of nutrition-related problems including:

  • High blood pressure
  • Heart disease
  • Underweight or unintentional weight loss
  • Cancer related nutritional problems
  • Food allergies & sensitivities
  • Eating disorders
  • Digestive problems such as chronic diarrhea, constipation, diverticular disease, irritable bowel syndrome; reflux, Crohn's
  • Nutrient deficiencies (iron, calcium, potassium, etc)

Clinical Nutrition provides services to all age groups for both inpatient services and outpatients.  If you or a family member requires the help of a Dietitian please contact us or your health care provider.

For reliable nutrition information visit Dietitians of Canada.

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