For family caregivers: Tips, recipes and more

  • Feb 17, 2017
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  • by Jenneke van Hemert

"I am overwhelmed with the care for my mother in law. The Doctor said she needs a minced diet and she can’t swallow very well. Can you help?" She wasn’t kidding, she sounded stressed. The responsibility for meal preparation can be demanding, especially when a...

  • Sep 01, 2016
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  • by Jenneke van Hemert

For someone managing a chronic disease, anything that can provide relief or comfort, is desirable. Strategies often include medication, alternative health interventions such as acupuncture and massage, or physio-therapy. Nutrition therapy, or also called therapeutic diet, does not immediately come to mind. Why is that? Why are...