Nutrition

Working As One to Improve Your Health Through Better Nutrition

Preparing nutritious foods

Whether you’re looking to manage your weight or need help in managing chronic disease, what you eat plays a huge role in your overall health and well-being. South Shore Health offers nutrition education and counseling to support you as you make positive behavioral changes to improve your health and meet your dietary needs. 

Our Approach

Our nutritionists are all credentialed registered dietitians—which means that they receive ongoing education in the latest research-based treatments. Our team provides one-on-one counseling and develops a customized plan to help you meet your unique health goals. 

Conditions We Treat 

  • Obestity
  • Diabetes
  • Kidney disease 
  • Liver disease
  • Food allergies
  • Irritable bowel syndrome 
  • Diverticular disease
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Celiac disease
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • High blood pressure 
  • High cholesterol
  • Pregnancy concerns, including gestational diabetes 
  • Cancer

Treatments We Offer

  • One-on-one nutrition counseling
  • Weight management
  • Nutrition therapy in small group settings
  • Diabetes education 
  • Support groups 

Nutrition News & Events

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