Service Description* connects callers to a registered dietitian who is a licensed health professional, and has studied the science of nutrition.
* provides Information verbally or via written resources.
Any Manitoban can call - the general public, health professionals and community leaders - regarding questions ranging from, for example, healthy eating to disease-specific and food-safety information. During a call, the dietitians will listen and offer advice, tips and suggestions over the phone to empower callers to think, eat, feed, shop, cook or simply feel good or knowledgeable about food and nutrition. The program compliments other community nutrition services.
Service does not provide medical opinions, symptom assessment or diagnosis.
Voice messaging is available outside of business hours or if Dietitians are on another call.