Nutritionists Grand Junction CO

Local resource for nutritionists in Grand Junction. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to children's nutritionists, nutrition scientists, public health nutritionists, dietitian-nutritionists, clinical nutritionists, sport nutritionists, prenatal nutritionists, as well as advice and content on nutritional education.

Jeanette M Durham
(970) 243-2907
831 Colorado Ave
Grand Junction, CO
Services
Diabetes Education, Nutrition Counseling, Weight Management, Diet Plan, Sports Nutrition, First Consultation, Weight Loss
Hours
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday:Closed

Jenny Craig
(970) 242-9833
2454 Highway 6 and 50 Ste 113
Grand Junction, CO
Alternate Phone Number
(970) 242-9833
Services
Weight Loss, Diet Plans

Back To Health Wellness Center
(970) 257-9199
755 North Ave Ste B
Grand Junction, CO
 
Dorenkamp Chiropractic LLC
(970) 242-7700
609 North Ave
Grand Junction, CO
 
Health Naturally
(970) 257-1120
590 Cleveland St
Grand Junction, CO
 
Vanessa R Carter
(970) 254-2360
3150 N 12th St
Grand Junction, CO
Services
Diabetes Education, Nutrition Counseling, Weight Management, Diet Plan, Sports Nutrition, First Consultation, Weight Loss
Hours
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday:Closed

A Gift Of Hands Massagerapy
(970) 263-4126
530 Main St
Grand Junction, CO
 
Brady Chiropractic Group PC
(970) 242-8162
514 28-1/4 Rd Ste 1
Grand Junction, CO
 
Day Spa And Salon At Grand Junction Athletic Club
(970) 245-4100
2515 Foresight Cir
Grand Junction, CO
 
Jenny Craig Weight Loss Ctr
(970) 242-9833
2454 Highway 6 And 50
Grand Junction, CO

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5 Health Basics to Kickoff a Vibrant 2011

5 Health Basics to Kickoff a Vibrant 2011

5 Health Basics to Kickoff a Vibrant 2011 Dr. Gary Huber : Head Medical Ego
5 Health Basics to Kickoff a Vibrant 2011

 With the New Year upon us, I thought it would be good to hit the reset button and review some basic habits that can have a major impact on your life in 2011 and all the years to follow.

There are many schools of thought and philosophies when it comes to the best path to health and wellness, but there is general agreement across the medical, nutritional and physiologic boards about the basic principles which have been studied and validated.

#1. Whole foods: A good diet should contain whole foods and as few processed foods as possible. Whole foods are those foods that arrive at your table the way Mother Nature intended; whole fruits, vegetables, grains, nuts, beans, etc. A good rule of thumb is to pose the question, “Would a grocery shopper from 100 years ago recognize this as food”?

Processed foods generally come to you in a box or a bag and offer some creative reading in the “ingredients” section. Processed foods often add a host of chemical compounds to preserve, sweeten or over-stimulate your taste buds to mask the true flavor of manufactured foods. If you require a chemist to interpret the food ingredients it’s probably better to leave that one on the shelf. Our busy, over-committed schedules have removed whole foods as a stable in many American homes. See if you can tip the scales back towards whole foods in 2011.

#2. Breakfast: It’s true; breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It’s also true that the most popular New Year’s resolution involves weight loss. How perfect is it then, that eating breakfast every day reduces the risk of weight gain and fuels the body for productivity?

Unfortunately, not the standard breakfast foods many consider staples. Cereals, toast, bagels, pancakes, and all the sweet fixings that come with those options spike blood sugar and insulin levels. This results in not only a sharp rise and fall in energy levels, but an internal reaction that essentially tells your body to “stop burning fat.” Eating a high protein breakfast has been shown to eliminate mid-morning hunger, increases mental stamina and creativity, promotes lean muscle mass that keeps the metabolism running efficiently and reduces nighttime cravings that often lead to weight gain. For more information simply search on the term “breakfast” on this site for a host of added detail.

#3. Protein Intake: We need a good clean source of pr...

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