B.Sc. - Home Science (Food & Nutrition)
Ms. Asma Parveen graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Nutrition, Food Service Management and Dietetics from Justice Basheer Sayeed College for Women, Chennai, following which she continued her Master’s in the same field (Nutrition, FSM & Dietetics) from Women’s Christian College, Chennai. She worked as an intern at Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, and also at Government Multi-Super Specialty Hospital, Chennai. She believes she can leverage her nutrition knowledge to help others to maintain a healthy lifestyle, through clarifying the risks and benefits of health recommendations and wants to bring accurate insights of nutrition to people so that they can make better health decisions. She is also a Certified Diabetes Educator from CMC, Vellore.
Firstly,When The Patient is Treated With Care That is Most Impressed By Her.
I have never been to a Nutritionist, I didn't know that Nutritionist can make job easier! Thanks a lot to this human who helped me, who guided me with the food.
I needed a simple solution for my weight problem and Ms. Asma clearly made my life easier.
Q: What does a nutritionist/ Dietitian do?
A: A dietitian/nutritionist is a specialist who is trained to plan your meal depending up on your health and nutritional requirements. He/she can guide you about eating right food in right proportions to achieve your ideal health status and weight.
Q: What is the difference between a Dietitian and Nutritionist?
A: A nutritionist that gets registered with Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) after qualifying a national level exam may legally declare themselves as dietitians or more precisely, registered dietitians (RDs).
Q: How will a Dietitian/Nutritionist be helpful?
A: Dietitian/Nutritionist could be helpful in controlling bad food habits and planning a right diet to control your blood sugar, blood pressure, cholesterol levels and for achieveing and maintaining the right weight.
Q: When do you need to see a dietician?
A: You can see a dietician when you are feeling the requirement to reduce or increase your weight or keeping a check on some disease.
Q: What to expect on your first visit to a Dietitian/Nutritionist?
A: Dietitian/Nutritionist will analyse your medical history and medicines you take. He will assess how active you are. On the basis of all this data he will plan your meal according to your body requirements.