The staff and management at Medix pharmacy are pleased to announce that we now have an in house dietician.
What is a dietician?
A dietician is a degree qualified health professional that specializes in providing you with up to date scientific
Evidence. A dietician changes a patients nutrition and advises according to their medical condition.
There are many unscientific health and nutrition publications, fad diets and nutrition gimmicks around- when you
Consult with a registered dietician, you are protected from misleading treatments and misinformation.
There are different types of dieticians
· Private practicing dieticians
· Hospital based dieticians
· Community based dieticians
· Food service dieticians
All dieticians are registered with the HPCSA
Reasons to see a dietician
· Healthy eating
· Fussy eating in kids
· Diabetes in kids, adults and pregnancy
· Breastfeeding and nutrition
· High blood pressure
· Weight gain
· Heart disease
· Digestive problems
· Irritable bowel syndrome
· HIV/ AIDS
For more information contact Faaiza Paruk at 072 873 8838
Or email her at Faaiza.paruk
Please take note that consultation is strictly on an appointment basis only
The Medix Team
Tel: 011 672 0590/1
Fax: 011 472 6034