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Dietitian Services for Workers’ Compensation: A Path to Quicker Recovery

In the dynamic world of workers’ compensation and insurance claims, swift return to work and overall well-being are shared goals for claimants, general practitioners, healthcare professionals, and insurance companies. Advocating for dietitian services to be integrated into the rehabilitation process is essential. Why Dietitians Are Crucial: Dietitians are key in accelerating return-to-work outcomes, reducing downtime,…

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Optimum Intake Dietitians: Your Key to Relieving Gastroparesis and Dysmotility Symptoms

Gastroparesis and dysmotility disorders can significantly impact a person’s quality of life, causing a range of uncomfortable symptoms and challenges. Fortunately, there is hope for those seeking relief. Optimum Intake Dietitians’ Gut Health Services, led by experienced dietitian Laura See, offers specialised support to patients with these conditions. Gastroparesis and Dysmotility Disorders have a range…

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Gut Health Services

Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as Crohn’s and Colitis can greatly affect a person’s quality of life. These chronic conditions cause symptoms like abdominal pain, bloating, diarrhea, fatigue, and weight loss. While there is no cure for these conditions, proper management of diet and nutrition can help alleviate symptoms and improve overall health. At Optimum…

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Could you have Inflammatory Bowel Disease?

Do you experience unpredictable diarrhoea, abdominal pain, bloody stools, fever, and fatigue? Have you ever spoken to your doctor about these symptoms? Perhaps you may have undiagnosed Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) includes both Crohn’s Disease (CD) and Ulcerative Colitis (UC). It is a life-long relapsing and remitting condition characterised by chronic inflammation…

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Food, Your Gut and Impact on Your Mood

If you feel happier in the warmer months and notice yourself eating a greater variety of fresh, seasonal produce compared to the cooler months, it may not just be the sunshine lifting your mood. Ever wonder why you feel butterflies in your stomach when you are nervous or excited? Or why you feel sick to…

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Our 6 Key Steps to Achieve Optimised Nutrition.

If you are yet to have a consultation with an Optimum Intake Dietitian, here are 6 ways in which we assist our clients: Challenging diet culture– We are all exposed to various avenues of dieting messages that are at least partly influenced by society’s dieting culture. This is leading to much confusion and frustration when…