Patient instructions before appointment: First make your appointment and second please read below: DocRD™ Nutritional Consultation | Option: DocRD™ e-consult MNT e-consultMNT.com
Medical Nutrition Therapy (DocRD™ Virtual) remotely (by telephone or Skype)
1. Request from your Physician a complete report of recent blood lab work.
Use this form
and after filling it out print a copy to send to your Doctor’s office and submit the form.
A. If your DocRD™ Nutritional Consultation is in person (either at our office or at your home):
Bring the lab report with you at the time of your appointment.
B. If remotely via telephone or Skype, send an e-mail attachment of your lab report to mg@HealthCareNutritionist.com (in subject put Patient name, lab report.
2. Begin a 3-day Dietary Recall:
Either bring it with you or send as an attachment email. (Note: 3-day Dietary Recall is a note page with each day indicated (date) of a complete listing of everything you eat or drink and the amounts.)
A. An example of what you eat and drink: Turkey Sandwich, 2 pieces of whole grain wheat bread, 1 oz of sliced turkey, mayonnaise teaspoon, 2 slices tomato, lettuce, salt and pepper and 1 cup of water.
B. Does not have to be consecutive days can be Monday and Tuesday and then skip to Saturday as an example. If you don’t complete all three days, then bring what you can complete to the session. Be truthful and enjoy it.
I look forward to our session and for you to begin your journey to have your nutritional goals met. DocRD™
The State of Acute Malnutrition Website is supported by the No Wasted Lives Coalition, an interagency effort between UNICEF, Action Against Hunger, the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation, the European Commission Directorate-General for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO), the UK Department for International Development (DFID), and World Food Programme (WFP).
To achieve this, the group developed the No Wasted Lives Agenda, a three-point plan seeking to:
Make severe acute malnutrition a political and public health priority
Discover and disseminate learning about a range of more effective ways to prevent and treat severe acute malnutrition
Mobilize more money and maximize effectiveness of current spending
For more information on No Wasted Lives, please visit nowastedlives.org.
What is everyone talking about. The following site is a great place to hear from experts about the Keto (Ketogenic) Diet. And what the Medical Nutrition Therapy about the Keto diet. Diet recommendations for Diabetes and Keto diet.
Michael Todd Greene, Ed.D., M.S., R.D.N. said, “I would not recommend a ketogenic diet for someone with DM unless they also suffered from epilepsy. The diet is primarily recommended for hard to control epilepsy in children. I would consider suggesting the Consistent Carbohydrate Diet that is outlined by organizations like Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and American Diabetic Association”.
But what does the American Diabetic Association (ADA) say about diets.
The ADA does describe a Meal Plan or Meal Planning and Eating Patterns as important diet information for people with Diabetes on their website: diabetes.org.
If you are a hospitalized adult in the U.S. you are more likely to be malnourished than not. Up to 50% of all hospitalized adults are malnourished according to many research projects.
The present gap and educational opportunity to help people in their lives.
We consult hospital systems to help improve the problems of nutritional diagnosis, Severe Malnutrition and Non-Severe Malnutrition. Helping facilities increase reimbursement revenue through documentation and coding, improving the role of Registered Dietitians by physical assessment with medical nutrition therapy, and for families by helping to understand and know what to do.
My efforts is to the end goal and to be an advocate the improved nutritional status for the underprivileged the undernourished, the underdogs of this world, as well as, did we mention food insecurity.