What does it mean to be a Registered Dietitian?

As part of National Nutrition Month, we also celebrate Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day. This is a time to increase awareness of our registered dietitian nutritionists as the indispensable providers of food and nutrition services.  At Magnolia Creek, we thank our registered dietitians, Leigh-Ann Bamberg and Brittany Braswell, for their commitment to helping people enjoy healthy…

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National Nutrition Month 2019

Despite government programs and initiatives surrounding proper nutrition, we sometimes fall short of eating the most healthy foods. National Nutrition Month seeks to change that by educating people on the benefits of good nutrition and regular physical activity. See what’s in store for 2019 and how you can celebrate this important month, particularly if your…

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Loving your Body and Overcoming your Fears

Body image is often an incredibly overwhelming subject for individuals suffering from an eating disorder.  Improving one’s body image is most often one of the last components of recovery from an eating disorder, making this topic very difficult to discuss. Many women with an eating disorder body check, especially after meals and snacks, further exacerbating…

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Benefits of Nutrition Therapy for Eating Disorders

Since eating disorders are complex, people who suffer from them must visit an eating disorder therapy center. There, they receive a team approach to treatment that includes general doctors and specialists. In particular, registered dietitians are integral to the treatment process. They offer important nutrition therapy for eating disorders to help people manage their conditions.…

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