Managing Gastroparesis: A Case Study

When I first met my client for our initial consult, I was startled by how young she appeared. This 30-year-old woman looked just 15 years of age. At 5’2’’ and 87 lbs, she was frail and malnourished—even her voice sounded weak. This young lady was diagnosed with gastroparesis and suffered daily from severe acid reflux […]

Ethically Marketing Products to Clients

There’s a doctor I know of who, like most physicians, often refers his patients to specialists—RDs, certified diabetes educators, podiatrists, ophthalmologists, cardiologists, etc. But there’s a caveat: This doctor only refers to specialists working outside of his office when he’s in a good financial position. In most cases, if his practice doesn’t offer a service, […]

Decoding Recipes

Tricia was preparing for her daughter’s 6th birthday party. Though she didn’t cook often, she decided to make spaghetti sauce from scratch. The sauce was important to her family; it was her late mother’s recipe and a childhood favorite. While at the grocery store struggling to figure out where to locate the correct ingredients, she […]