What is a dietitian?

  • Dietitians can help you learn which foods are the best to eat to help keep you healthier during your illness and treatments.
  • They can suggest foods, and provide strategies to help you manage symptoms such as nausea, constipation and diarrhea.  

Why use a dietitian?

  • You might be sent to dietitians when you are having troubles getting enough calories or vitamins due to illness symptoms or treatment side effects.