Member Spotlight: Jamie Magdic, RDN

We are pleased to introduce you to EDRDpro member Jamie Magdic, RDN! Connect with Jamie on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, or at www.sidebysidenutrition.com If you didn’t do what you do professionally, what other job or field would you have pursued, and why? Something creative and artistic – dancer, singer, painter, artist, an interior designer, musician!! Being creative…

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What about Private Practice?

The decision to open a private practice as a dietitian can feel overwhelming. Will you accept insurance? Will you establish and strictly enforce a cancellation policy? What about branding? These are the kinds of questions that may not have been discussed during your undergraduate degree or dietetic internship but are vital to launching your new…

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What about Weight Loss Surgery?

Living in a culture that erroneously conflates health, value, and worth with body size, weight-based discrimination runs rampant. That patients seek treatments to shrink their bodies, often by any means necessary, is no surprise. Weight loss surgeries represent one such approach. Though increasing in popularity, steadily climbing from 158,000 in 2011 to 252,000 in 2018,…

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When Periods Go Missing

Diet talk: We see and hear it everywhere. The media applauds “clean eating,” while your next-door neighbor sings the praises of low-carb, and your aerobics instructor endorses anything low-fat. It’s exhausting. Dieting and restriction not only contribute to the development of disordered eating and eating disorders, but they also have negative impacts on female reproductive…

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Member Spotlight: Amee Severson, RDN, CD

We are delighted to introduce you to EDRDpro member Amee Severson, RDN, CD! Connect with Amee on Facebook at Prosper Nutrition and Wellness, on Twitter at @AmeeSeverson, on Instagram at @amee_rd, or on her website at https://www.prospernutritionandwellness.com   If you didn’t do what you do professionally, what other job or field would you have pursued,…

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