Introduction to Cancer Nutrition

Hi, my name is Sina Teskeyand I’m a registered dietitian for HealthPartners Cancer Care Center atRegions Hospital.As you may know, nutrition has a big role when it comes to cancer.I am here today provide some nutrition information and tips for cancer patientsand survivors.During this video we will go through some eating tips for common sideeffects […]

Your Healthcare Record — what is it and how is it used?

MusicDid you know that when you receive nutrition care from a registered dietitian, they mustkeep a client health record?But what’s in your client health record and how is it used?Client health records contain your personal health information, including details of yourmedical history, nutrition assessment, and care plan.This information helps dietitians remember what happened at your […]

A Boy Ate 150 Gummy Vitamins For Breakfast. This Is What Happened To His Bones.

A Boy Ate 150 Gummy Vitamins For Breakfast.This Is What Happened To His Bones.TJ is a 14 year old boy, presenting to the emergency room with muscle weakness, stomachpain, and a broken arm.Sitting in triage as he was deemed low priority by hospital staff, he begins to lose consciousness,before slipping into a coma.You see, last […]

RWJBarnabas Health Dietitian Demonstrates: How to Store Fresh Produce

When it comes to storing fresh produce the general rule of thumb is to store it where you buy it.So if you buy something in the refrigerated section that’s where it should go when you get home,and if you buy something out in a bin like apples or potatoesyou want to keep them out of […]

How do feeding tubes work?

Hi, my name is Katelynn Maniatis, and I’m a registered dietitian hereat Sunnybrook. Over the next few minutes, we will be discussingmethods of insertion, benefits, careand feeding of gastrostomy or G tubes.The gastrostomy or G tube is a feeding tubethat goes through the skin and abdominal wall and allowsliquid nutrition and medications to beadministered directly […]

RWJBarnabas Dietitian Lunch Box Tips: Peanut Butter Alternatives, 1 Thing to Look for on Bread Label

Back to school is right around the corner and it’s lunch box season,so, when we hit that bread aisle to make those infamous sandwiches that always wind up in our lunch boxesit can be a little overwhelming. There’s so many different options.There’s one part of every Nutrition Facts label I want you to pay attention […]

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A Mom Tried Keto Diet For 30 Days. This Is What Happened When Things Went Wrong.

A mom tried keto diet for 30 days.Things went wrong for her, just weeks after starting it.This is what happened, to her pancreas.JC is a 32 year old woman, presenting to the emergency room with progressively worseningspeech, vision, and strength.She opens her mouth to speak to the admitting nurse, but the words don’t make any […]

A Mom Tried Keto Diet For 30 Days. This Is What Happened When Things Went Wrong.

A mom tried keto diet for 30 days.Things went wrong for her, just weeks after starting it.This is what happened, to her pancreas.JC is a 32 year old woman, presenting to the emergency room with progressively worseningspeech, vision, and strength.She opens her mouth to speak to the admitting nurse, but the words don’t make any […]

A Boy Ate 25 Laxative Brownies In 1 Hour. This Is What Happened To His Kidneys.

A boy ate 25 laxative brownies in one hour.This is what happened to his kidneys.[siren wailing]BG is a 14-year-old boy presenting to the emergency room with an abnormal heart rate.His older brother Nate tells the admitting nurse that BG had defecated eight timesin the last ten hours before stumbling around, confused.You see, BG and his […]