Why I’m a Dietitian

In an age of obesity, diabetes and chronic conditions like asthma, the dietitians profession is struggling.It’s a problem that could take its toll on people’s lives.The profession, which is largely based in Texas, is under pressure to reduce the number of people with diabetes and asthma who are in hospital due to chronic conditions and the lack of healthy food […]

Why is dietitians losing the battle against obesity?

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) chief commissioner Scott Gottlieb has suggested that dietitators should be given more responsibility to assess patients for possible medical issues that could be linked to obesity.Speaking at the International Association of Dietitians annual conference in London, Gottliebe said he expected the industry to be more responsive to medical needs and be more aware of what […]