nutrition

Nutrition For All: Interview with BIFMC Dietitian, Joanne Gallivan

Nov 18, 2019 Comments Off on Nutrition For All: Interview with BIFMC Dietitian, Joanne Gallivan
February 20 @ 11:30 pm

Nutrition is critical to a primary care setting. BIFMC’s Resident Dietitian – Nutritionist, Joanne Gallivan, shares her tips on employing the first line of defense when it comes to your health- by taking control of your eating habits. What prompted you to volunteer at BIFMC? I found out about BIFMC…

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What Are The Healthiest Carbs to Eat? Ask A Nutritionist.

Oct 17, 2019 Comments Off on What Are The Healthiest Carbs to Eat? Ask A Nutritionist.
February 20 @ 11:30 pm

Joanne M. Gallivan, M.S., R.D.N. is a registered Dietitian Nutritionist and volunteer at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic. Prior to joining the Clinic, she served as the Director of the National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP). Carbs-good guy or the enemy? And what are the healthiest carbs to eat? Carbs -or…

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How Should I Adapt My Diet for Spring? Ask a Nutritionist.

Apr 2, 2019 Comments Off on How Should I Adapt My Diet for Spring? Ask a Nutritionist.
February 20 @ 11:30 pm

Joanne M. Gallivan, M.S., R.D.N. is a registered Dietitian Nutritionist and volunteer at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic. Prior to joining the Clinic, she served as the Director of the National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP). It’s Springtime! With spring finally arriving, it’s time to take stock of your current eating…

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What’s a Reasonable Weight loss Goal? Ask a Nutritionist.

Jan 9, 2019 Comments Off on What’s a Reasonable Weight loss Goal? Ask a Nutritionist.
February 20 @ 11:30 pm

Joanne M. Gallivan, M.S., R.D.N. is a registered Dietitian Nutritionist and volunteer at Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic. Prior to joining the Clinic, she served as the Director of the National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP). Setting a lofty New Year’s Resolution? Think again! Have you started off the new year…

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Why Should I Drink More Water?

May 28, 2018 Comments Off on Why Should I Drink More Water?
February 20 @ 11:30 pm

Don’t Underestimate- Hydrate! We’re all a little guilty of passing up the daily recommended amount of water. Coffee drinks, sodas, alcohol, sweetened beverages and food often take the place of this vital element in its purest form. While water can indeed be found in many beverages and some of the…

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Can Climate Change Affect My Health?

Jun 2, 2017 Comments Off on Can Climate Change Affect My Health?
February 20 @ 11:30 pm

When you live in a coastal city prone to flooding, the ways in which climate can affect your health becomes pretty clear, pretty fast. But aside from the bodily and economic dangers that extreme weather can cause, there are many other ways the changing environment can affect our health. According…

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