Alyson Layne-Davidson, Dietitian and Jenny Preston, Nutritionist tell Eric Burke about National Registered Dietitians Day. They also discussed their commitment to improving the health of their patients and the community.
As the nation’s food and nutrition experts, registered dietitian nutritionists are committed to improving the health of their patients and community. Registered dietitian nutritionists are the food and nutrition experts who can take the science of nutrition and turn it into practical daily solutions for a healthy lifestyle. Emphasizing there’s a science to being healthy and our team are experts who help people make positive changes. According to the CDC, Kentucky has the fifth-highest obesity rate in the nation. Obesity can lead to many negative health issues, like heart disease, high blood pressure and diabetes. Their job is to help combat that.
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