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dietetics

 [di″ĕ-tet´iks]
the science of diet and nutrition.

di·e·tet·ics

(dī'ĕ-tet'iks),
The practical application of diet in the prophylaxis and treatment of disease.

dietetics

/di·e·tet·ics/ (-iks) the science of diet and nutrition.

dietetics

(dī′ĭ-tĕt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of nutrition as it relates to health. Also called sitology.

dietetics

[dī′itet′iks]
the science of applying nutritional principles to the planning and preparation of foods and regulation of the diet in relation to both health and disease.

di·e·tet·ics

(dī'ĕ-tet'iks)
The practical application of diet in the prophylaxis and treatment of disease.

dietetics

The science of the principles of nutrition and their application in the pursuit of health. Dietetics includes the scientific selection of meals for people with digestive, metabolic and malnutritional disorders.

dietetics

the interpretation and application of scientific principles of nutrition to feeding in health and disease.

di·e·tet·ics

(dī'ĕ-tet'iks)
Practical application of diet in prophylaxis and treatment of disease.

dietetics,

n the science of applying nutritional principles to the planning and preparation of foods and the regulation of the diet in relation to both health and disease.

dietetics

the science of diet and nutrition.
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On her return to Australia in 1952 Dr Woodhill worked at the Royal Newcastle Hospital setting up dietetic training programmes, and 10 years later took up a research position with the Department of Medicine at the University of NSW, later to chair a new Division of Nutrition and Dietetics in 1970 until her retirement in 1977.
199) discusses whether the maintenance of a healthy body belongs to dietetics or gymnastics.
Effectiveness of service learning and learning through service in dietetics education.
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals.
Thank you also to Kay for hosting a meeting of the Vegetarian Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group earlier in the year.
With the increasing prevalence of diet-related diseases, the department is seeking to upgrade dietitians' skills through training programmes on dietetics and nutrition aimed at curbing the spread of the disease by providing the best quality and most efficient care to patients.
For more information about registered dietetic technicians, visit the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics student page at www.
It is the position of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics that primary prevention is the most effective and affordable method to prevent chronic disease, and that dietary intervention positively impacts health outcomes across the life span.
As the first student in the Division of Nutritional Sciences' new combined PhD/RD program in dietetics, Wilson is researching how to help people overcome such obstacles to achieve better health.
Undergraduates studying for a Dietetics BSc (Hons) degree at Coventry University learn all about nutrition and related subject areas such as biochemistry and food science, human physiology, clinical medicine, behavioural science to help promote diet and lifestyle changes, and diet therapy to treat and prevent disease.
The contents reflect the changing structure of the NHS, hence, equal emphasis is given to nutritional science, therapeutic dietetics, and nutrition and dietetics in the community including developing nutrition prevention programmes.
27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, released the following statement today in response to the World Health Organization's recent findings that consumption of red meat and processed meat can increase cancer risks: