VALLEY METABOLIC HEALTH RESOURCE CENTRE

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Valley Metabolic Clinic Resources

Click on this module for referral forms to the Valley Metabolic Clinic, patient questionnaires, exercise prescriptions, and resources for those that are working in the Valley Metabolic Clinic.

THERAPEUTIC NUTRITION

Therapeutic nutrition is a well formulated pattern of eating designed to help patients and clients improve their metabolic health and fit within their preferences and values.

EXERCISE IS MEDICINE

If exercise was medicine it would be one of the most effective treatments for preventing and treating chronic disease with a side effect profile that improves sleep, mood, memory, and well-being.

BEHAVIOURAL CHANGE

 Assisting a patient with behavioural change is the key to unlocking the power of lifestyle whether it is nutrition, impoved fitness, deeper sleep, or other goals. Click here to connect to more resources! 

A lecture by Dr. Mindrum: Introduction to Therapeutic Nutrition

 

  • Epidemiology and pathophysiology of type 2 DM 
  • Effect of dietary macronutrients on type 2 diabetes
  • Role of carbohydrate restriction.
  • Review local data for patients with type 2 DM using carbohydrate restriction.