How to Treat Athletic Clients

November 16, 2015 |

Athletes have special nutritional needs, and holistic nutrition practitioners are often called upon to help athletic clients who are experiencing problems during play. Treatment is targeted toward improving performance and delaying fatigue. The optimum sports nutrition program will cover meal plans as well as supplementation. Sports Nutrition for Optimum Performance A healthy diet provides athletes

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What Clinical Assessment Programs will I Learn in Advanced Nutrition Practice?

November 9, 2015 |

The Edison Institute of Nutrition offers an Advanced Nutrition Practice course that provides a comprehensive discussion of various clinical assessment methods that are useful for holistic nutritionists who want to put theory into practice. Students are exposed to clinical assessment studies that address underlying causes of a wide range of disorders and prevent degenerative health conditions. The Advanced Nutrition Practice https://www.edisoninst.com/our-programs.html?tID=21#SYMP2 course is suitable for nutritionists who want to take their client assessments and protocol knowledge to the next level. The course is also recommended for practitioners who are required to meet Continuing Education requirements for a specified number of hours per year in order to renew their association memberships. The Advanced Nutrition Practice course provides an in-depth study of ...

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How Do I Set Goals for My Nutrition Practice?

November 2, 2015 |

As a holistic nutritionist you have earned your certifications and you now have the background to help people with their nutritional needs. You also have hands-on clinical experience, and chances are you have achieved a substantial measure of success. However, treating clients and running a nutrition practice require different skill sets. When you are just starting out in your nutrition practice, it helps to get business advice from professionals who can help you set goals for your practice. Write a Business Plan Creating a detailed business plan is a good way to clarify your business objectives. A well-designed business plan can help you define your goals and develop strategies that will grow your nutritional practice. Your plan can include a ...

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What Are the Benefits of Live Cell Microscopy Training?

October 26, 2015 |

Live cell microscopy is a valuable tool used by holistic healthcare professionals to assess a patient’s health. By using live cell analysis, holistic nutritionists and naturopaths can observe the microbes that are abundant in the body and determine if the internal ecosystem is in balance. Training courses such as those available at Health House provide

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Increasing Client Compliance in My Nutrition Practice

October 19, 2015 |

Holistic nutritionists in private practice know that motivating clients to comply with recommendations can be a major challenge. Practicing nutritionists can benefit from the mentorship and business advice offered by the Edison Institute of Nutrition for issues like overcoming resistance on the part of the patient and other common problems. There are effective strategies you

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How Can I Earn a Degree in Homeopathic Medicine?

October 12, 2015 |

For people who are interested in beginning a career in alternative medicine, there is a growing interest in homeopathic medicine. Through its affiliate programs, the Edison Institute of Nutrition offers students the opportunity to study homeopathic medicine while earning their diploma in holistic nutrition. What is Homeopathic Medicine? Homeopathic medicine or homeopathy is based on

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A Holistic Approach for Addressing Breast Cancer

October 5, 2015 |

Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in Canadian women (with the exception of non-melanoma skin cancer) and the second leading death from cancer in the nation, according to the Canadian Cancer Society. By the end of 2015, it is estimated that 25,000 women will have been diagnosed with the disease. Fortunately, there

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A Metabolic Approach to Holistic Nutrition

September 28, 2015 |

A Metabolic Approach to Holistic Nutrition Holistic nutritionists can add another dimension to their practice by incorporating a metabolic approach to holistic nutrition. The Metabolic Balance program was developed in Germany in 2002, and it is designed to help clients reach their desired weight and health goals. Holistic nutritionists can learn about metabolic balance as part of their continuing education at the Edison Institute of Nutrition. The Importance of Metabolism The metabolism has been described, as the body’s powerhouse that provides needed energy that sustains life. The body uses the metabolic process to break down food and transform it into substances that provide and transport energy needed for activities and bodily functions. Metabolism can differ from person to person, which ...

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Can Cancer be Treated with Holistic Nutritional Therapies?

September 21, 2015 |

We now know that nutrition and other factors can have a profound effect on cancer, and people who are diagnosed with the disease often turn to holistic nutritional therapies in conjunction with their traditional medical treatments. Certified Holistic Cancer Practitioners can help cancer patients understand their options when it comes to choosing natural cancer therapies.

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Is an Online Nutrition Certifications Cost-Effective?

September 14, 2015 |

Is an Online Nutrition Certifications Cost-Effective? There is growing interest in holistic nutrition to heal the body with vitamins and whole foods in order to achieve optimum health. Holistic nutritionists hold a broader view of health and wellness outside of medical nutrition therapies, and they educate their clients about making healthy food choices. Aspiring holistic nutritionists can become certified practitioners by studying in a traditional school setting or by studying holistic nutrition online. Many choose the online route to receiving a Diploma in Holistic Nutrition because of the convenience and cost-effectiveness of the program. Benefits of Online Nutrition School Individuals looking for a holistic nutrition program that provides certification choose to study online for a number of reasons. Studying online ...

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