Nutrition & Wellness/Diabetes Education

OUR VISIONNutrition and Wellness/Diabetes Education

To be the Upper Penninsula's resource for current and accurate information and services related to nutrition and diabetes. 

OUR MISSION

We provide diet modifications for specific disease processes and healthy eating guidelines for all ages.  This includes appropriate nutrition to maintain health for individuals, the community and corporations.

Other available services include, corporate wellness programs,
public speaking presentations, and a resource for community/support groups.
 
Personalized appointments can be made by calling 906-225-3221 or
1-800-562-9753 ext. 3221.

Nutrition topics covered 

Include, but are not limited to:
 
  • Low Cholesterol
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Pre-Dialysis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Childhood Nutrition
  • Food Allergies
  • Carbohydrate Control
  • Diabetes/PreDiabetes
  • Feeding Issues in Children
  • Nutrient Deficiencies
  • Weight Management
  • Celiac Sprue
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Dysphagia
  • Cancer​

 
 
Diabetes & Wellness
 

 
REGISTERED DIETITIANS & CERTIFIED DIABETES EDUCATORS HELP:
 
  • Coordinate nutritional needs with medical concerns or diseases
  • Initiate continuous glucose monitoring service and analysis
  • Manage your insulin and diabetes medications
  • Support your efforts toward weight loss
  • Individualize your health assessment and nutritional recommendations
  • Initiate and monitor tube feedings, intravenous feedings and nutritional supplements
  • Determine your metabolic rate
  • Get involved with group classes