Nutritional Counseling for Lifestyle ChangeAuthor:
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: August 2006
Offers techniques proven in long term clinical trials Utilizes unique tailoring strategies for customized treatment for individual patients Sites specific examples of strategies for intervention and re-education for each patient age group Provides long term tools for patient self-management such as stress reduction and support networks Nutrition plays a role in the causes, treatment, and/or management of many chronic diseases, yet the physician's primary responsibility is to treat through medication. Translating research findings and clinical experience into practical treatment recommendations, the book focuses on alleviating chronic illnesses with nutritional support and intervention as part of the overall medical approach-- from eating disorders and alcoholism to cancer, HIV, and AIDS.