5 NUTRITION ASSESSMENT INTAKE METHODS

5 NUTRITION ASSESSMENT INTAKE METHODS

Nutrition intake can be used to detect how well or poor your patient or client is eating. It can identify inadequate energy intake, macronutrient and micronutrient deficiencies, and malnutrition to name a few. Currently there are 5 nutrition assessment intake methods...
WHAT HYPERGLYCEMIA FEELS LIKE?

WHAT HYPERGLYCEMIA FEELS LIKE?

I recently came back from the American Diabetes Association clinical conference on diabetes and learned a lot I desire to share with you. Uncontrolled diabetes is running rampant. Did you know uncontrolled diabetes can result in hyperglycemia or hypoglycemia. In this...
HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS WITH DIABETES

HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS WITH DIABETES

Properly preparing for a natural is an essential component of survival. Depending on where you live within you may need to prepare more than others; however, as of lately it seems like location does not matter. Hurricanes, tornados, earthquakes, storms, and all manner...
Muscle Loss: Nutrition Focused Physical Exam

Muscle Loss: Nutrition Focused Physical Exam

Nutrition Focused Physical Exam (NFPE) is a great way to gather more information about your patient or client. It’s like putting the pieces of a puzzle together. When you are familiar with the areas of the body to look for with muscle loss you are able to...
WHAT LOW BLOOD SUGARS FEEL LIKE?

WHAT LOW BLOOD SUGARS FEEL LIKE?

Uncontrolled diabetes can result in hyperglycemia or hypoglycemia. Hypoglycemia can be an emotional and physiological roller coaster. Even though I do not have diabetes I have experienced hypoglycemia if I take too long to eat, and trust me it is not a good feeling....
Fat Loss: Nutrition Focused Physical Examination

Fat Loss: Nutrition Focused Physical Examination

Nutrition Focused Physical Exam (NFPE) is a great way to gather more information about your patient or client. It’s like putting the pieces of a puzzle together. When you are familiar with the areas of the body to look for with fat loss you are able to properly...