Hydrating Young Athletes

We are still in the winter months, but your school-aged clients and their parents/caregivers may be gearing up for spring sports season. For my family, this means soccer matches, lacrosse practices, and flag football games, all of which require a well-fueled body and appropriate hydration. Since kids don’t always perceive thirst as well as adults […]

Intuitive Eating for Athletes and Active Clients

More dietitians are integrating the research-based concepts of intuitive eating into their counseling practices, but many are unaware of the principles and how to apply them. In the past, both dietitians and therapists used intuitive eating mostly in eating disorder treatment facilities. However, using intuitive eating in private practice has become more popular with hopes […]