Dietitians can advise on diet for fertility and managing symptoms of menopause as well as diet throughout life to help reduce the risk of certain diseases such as heart disease and certain cancers.
Diet can be particularly important at different life stages such as trying for a baby and during pregnancy. Diet can also be important to protect our bone health and prevent malnutrition as we age.
Please see further details below regarding the conditions we are trained to support in healthy aging and the life cycle.
A Dietitian can support you can help manage the symptoms of menopause such as hot flashes through diet & lifestyle changes.
PCOS can increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes & high cholesterol levels. Dietary changes and weight loss can significantly influence these factors.
A Dietitian can support you in optimising your diet for fertility & conception of both men and women. A healthy lifestyle is important if you are planning a pregnancy.
Eating healthily during pregnancy will help your baby to develop and grow.
We can also support you with dietary advice if you have been diagnosed with gestational diabetes.
The food that you eat can affect your bones. A Dietitian can support you with foods choices that are rich in calcium, vitamin D and other nutrients that are important for your bone health and aging healthily.
Being malnourished in older age increases the risk of frailty and is therefore detrimental. A Dietitian can advise on diet to ensure older people age well.