Enlist the help of a registered dietitian and nutritionist for childhood obesity management via effective strategies and various nutritional interventions to aid healthy growth and development.
A registered dietitian and nutritionist can help manage childhood obesity in many ways:
✓ Assess your child’s current dietary intake and specific nutritional needs, and make recommendations for improvement.
✓ Provide education around how much food your child needs to be healthy, based on their age, gender, size and physical activity level.
✓ Supply general healthy eating tips and advice that’s geared specifically towards your child’s individualized case.
✓ Provide healthy and delicious recipes based on foods your child enjoys.
✓ Suggest more nutritious food substitutions for their favourite foods, if needed.
✓ Outline nutritious meal options for the whole family.
✓ Prepare a personalized meal plan for healthy growth and development, if desired.
✓ Work with a family nutritionist to create a whole family nutrition plan.
✓ Provide follow-up sessions to monitor progress, address additional concerns, and adjust the plan, if necessary.
✓ Provide strategies to help increase physical activity, if needed.
✓ Pick the brain of a registered dietitian for pediatric care.
✓ Work in conjunction with your medical doctor and other health practitioners.
✓ And more.
✓ outline how the process looks like
✓ discuss your goals and concerns
✓ explain how billing and pricing work
✓ address concerns about insurance, if any
✓ answer any other questions
We also offer virtual support of our dietitians and nutritionists for childhood obesity.
For more information visit the pages below.
Learn more about virtual nutritional counselling: Online appointments
We also encourage all visitors to take a look at these childhood obesity resources: