Nutritional Instruction and Consultation

Upon referral from local physicians, UMH provides thorough instruction on medical nutrition therapy to assist patients in controlling conditions such as diabetes, gestational diabetes, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, GERD, childhood obesity and hyperinsulinemia.  Dietary teaching includes both verbal and written instructions on the nutrition interventions necessary to take better control of the disease.  Assistance with menu planning and behavior modification suggestions will also be provided.