Teaching Doctors About Nutrition and Diet – NYTimes.com

Years later, as a newly minted doctor on the wards seeing real patients, I found myself in the same position. I was still getting a lot of questions about food and diet. And I was still hesitating when answering. I wasn’t sure I knew that much more after medical school than I did before.

Source: Teaching Doctors About Nutrition and Diet – NYTimes.com

 

It is a sad fact that many doctors know not a lot about proper nutrition, yet need to advise patients how to eat, what to eat etc….. Whether it be to gain, lose or maintain weight fore good health

Most now realise that Nutrition is probably the most important part of medicine, as good nutrition helps to prevent many of the chronic illnesses people around the world suffer today!