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Dietitian services

Benalla Health has several accredited practising dietitians who provide expert nutrition and dietary advice to improve health. An accredited practising dietitian (APD) is a university qualified health professional with skills to translate the latest scientific information into practical advice on what to eat.

Benalla Health's dietitians can provide dietary advice and support for the following conditions:

  • Diabetes (Type 1, Type 2 and pre-diabetes)
  • Heart disease, cholesterol and blood pressure
  • Food allergies or intolerances
  • Overweight and obesity
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal diseases including bowel surgery
  • Disordered eating
  • PCOS

Information and education for:

  • Childhood nutrition
  • Eating during pregnancy
  • Healthy vegetarian and vegan eating

Each consultation will include an assessment of your individual nutrition needs and development of personalised dietary goals. Other Services include the following:

  • Health promotion
  • Home Enteral Nutrition Service (HENS)
  • Group Education

To book an appointment with a dietitian please call Benalla Community Health on (03) 5761 4500.

For more information on Accredited Practising Dietitians please visit the Dietitians Association of Australia website or the Better Health Channel.

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