Health at Every Size
As pharmacy expands to include more healthcare services many of them are branching off into diet, nutrition and weight loss programs. As they do this it may be prudent for them to dig a bit deeper than the traditional thinking about calorie counting and the BMI index. Linda Tucker, an independent health counselor shares some ideas on rapidly expanding ideas pharmacy owners should know about.
In this episode Tucker shares her reasons why she feels trying to help patient improve their health should include learning about the Heath at Every Size and Intuitive eating movements. Whether you agree or disagree, millions of Americans are involved and as a healthcare professional she feels every pharmacist should at least be aware of them.