Registered Dietitian vs. Nutritionist

Difference between Registered Dietitians and Nutritionists by Jenifer Tharani, RD, Integra Health Centre   REGISTERED DIETITIANS (RD) Dietitians are a trusted source of nutrition advice because they are extensively educated and trained before they can register with a provincial regulatory body. They must complete an accredited undergraduate degree in nutrition, an accredited supervised dietetic internship program AND successfully complete the Canadian Dietetics Registration Exam to assess competence to practice in......
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Chiropody – What you need to know

  What is a Chiropodist? A Chiropodist is a foot specialist that mainly focuses on foot and ankle health, but is also experienced with treating the lower limb such as calves, knees, hips, and low back.   What does a Chiropodist do? - Examines lower limb pains, injuries, and deformities such as plantar fasciitis, Achilles’ pain, fractures, ankle, shin, knee, hip, and lower back pain   - Makes custom made orthotics......
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5 ways Acupuncture can make you Happy

  Chiropractor Extraordinare: Dr. Nekessa Remy shares her thoughts on Acupuncture and its overall benefits.   Everybody wants to feel happy, but who knew that you could be just small needles away from achieving happiness. Acupuncture is a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) practice which involves inserting very thin needles into the body. For over 2000 years, acupuncture has been used to treat a variety of health issues. According to Traditional......
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