According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than one-third of American adults are considered obese. Health conditions directly impacted by obesity include heart disease, stroke, Type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancers. Smart diet choices are also critical to ensure your body has the nutrients it needs for energy and strength. As a team of Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN)’s:
Our experienced nutrition professionals work with you to:
Our dietetic professionals are experienced in all areas of meal planning and counseling. Individualized nutrition programs can be developed for many health conditions such as:
Our specialists include:
Contact your Primary Healthcare Provider and ask for an Outpatient Nutrition referral to Anderson Outpatient Nutrition Center, located at Anderson Diabetes Center. For more information, contact 601.553.6399.
The dietitian will review your past medical history, weight, BMI (body mass index), pertinent labs and medications as well as vitamin, mineral, and herbal supplements you might take. The RDN will also review your eating habits and your physical activity. After that, the RDN will work with you to establish a plan by setting nutrition-related goals to help make positive changes in your eating behaviors. Family members are welcome.
Anderson Regional Health System offers a wide range of medical services, including cancer, cardiac, pediatric, surgical, and trauma care. Our healthcare professionals are committed to improving the lives of those we serve.