Diabetes

What a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Can Do for You

When you need food and nutrition information based on fact or need to know how a healthy diet improves health and fights disease—rely on qualified professionals in the field.

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  • Understanding Diabetes

    Diabetes cannot be cured but it can be successfully treated. Diabetes is a condition that affects how your body uses energy in the form of glucose from food. People with diabetes have a high level of glucose in their blood.

  • How an RDN Can Help with Diabetes

    Maintaining a healthy blood sugar level is essential to managing diabetes, and choosing nutritious foods and monitoring portion sizes help keep blood sugar levels as stable as possible. If you have diabetes, a registered dietitian nutritionist can help manage the disease while ensuring you get the nutrients you need.

  • RDNs and Medical Nutrition Therapy Services

    Health professionals agree that nutrition services are one of the first treatments that individuals should receive to improve conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and hypertension.

  • What Is Prediabetes

    More than 1 in 3 Americans has prediabetes, and 90 percent don't know it! Fortunately, changes in lifestyle—such as managing food choices and increasing physical activity — can help return blood glucose levels to normal.

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