Nutrition Counseling plays an integral role in maintaining health and in the prevention of certain diseases.

Nutrition Counseling at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital offers individual Medical Nutrition Therapy for clients.  Group sessions are also available for diabetes self management education.

The BMH dietitian considers the patient’s / client’s individual medical, social and lifestyle needs as well as food preferences when developing a plan to achieve both short and long term goals.

Medical Nutrition Therapy is available for the following conditions:

  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Disease
  • Celiac Sprue
  • COPD
  • Crohn’s or Ulcerative Colitis
  • Diabetes and Pre Diabetes
  • Diverticulosis or Diverticulitis
  • Food Allergies
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol or high triglycerides)
  • Hypertension
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Renal Disease


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