Did you know that the Australian Government believes general practice is the ideal place to promote healthy eating?
But alarmingly, less than 7% of general practice consultations involve any mention of nutrition. This is a huge problem.
Since 2015 I have been leading my research team in developing and testing ways to help GPs and nurses discuss nutrition with patients in general practice consultations. We have produced “Nutricare” – a FREE practice support bundle that uses evidence-based, non-controversial nutrition messages to help GPs and nurses feel confident with nutrition and raise this important topic with patients. This video provides a brief overview: