Nutrition - Public Health

Eating a well-balanced and nutritious diet is one of the best ways to stay healthy.

Our Public Health Nutritionists support healthy eating, which prevents chronic disease and promotes healthy growth and development.

Public Health Nutritionists in Capital District are involved in:

  • Development of healthy public policies
  • Development of resources
  • Community development
  • Research
  • Advocacy
  • Professional development

Some of the focus areas for the Public Health Nutritionists include:

  • Children and youth
  • Breastfeeding
  • Food security
  • Obesity