Hello It is nice to see your interest towards nutrition subject all of a sudden. You are absolutely eligible to pursue a PG Diploma in Nutrition course after a BA English literature degree as you have been in a science discipline at your HSC school level. Most of the private colleges gives you this flexibility to study PG Diploma in nutrition irrelevant of your bachelors background. However if you want to study at a government approved college and also need to obtain a license as a food science nutrition and dietics practitioner then most of the license bodies would demand for a science s

2 answers Aparna M Venkatesan in Nutritionists category

A lot depends on the kind of organization that you are working with but still as a Nutritionist you will spend your day advising on nutritional care, the exact details about the nutritions that your client needs, in order to ensure the proper diet and health for them. Watch the video below to see a typical day of a Nutritionist:As a Nutrionist you can work independently or with an organization. In either case, you will work closely with your clients and prepare reports on the nutritions that one requires. They spend their day in testing the foods and chemicals and check whether they conta

1 answer Deepak Rana in Nutritionists category

JOB ROLES FOR NUTRITIONIST Government Sector: They can work with government hospitals, government’s health department, schools, colleges, factories and office cafeterias for planning nutritional regiment.      Sports and Health Clubs: They can also work for sports hostels and athletes camps. Health and recreation clubs, canteen and nursing care facilities also require the services of nutritionists and dietitians. Employment opportunities are also open to them in catering department of star hotels and restaurants.      Teach

1 answer Preeti Taneja in Nutritionists category

Diet plays a major role in promotion of health and well being of an individual. A hood and balanced habit improves the quality of life while poor diet may lead to morbidity and diseases. Nutritionists are concerned with this aspect. Nutritionist related to promotion of health by inculcating healthy food habits in the client. Due to changes in food habits of most of the urban population, role of nutritionist is becoming more important. They suggest corrective food habits considering various aspects of an individual such as age, work routine, medical history, sickness etc. and thereby improving

1 answer Preeti Taneja in Nutritionists category

Dietetics and nutrition is the science concerned with the nutritional planning and preparation of foods. A nutritionist applies the scientific principles of nutrition to the preparation of diffrent kinds of food for people enjoying good health and for those suffering from disease. In a hospital , nutritionists are responsible for providing therapeutic diets to patients , especially for those for whom the diet is also a special part of the treatment. They plan menus and device special recipes when necessary. They keep in touch with the patients, observing their progress and explaining their die

1 answer Preeti Taneja in Nutritionists category

There are a number of skills that are required by a fresher so that he or she can get a good job as a nutritionist. Below is the list of those skills that would be of great help for them:1. The nutritionists need to be really aware about the various components of food and how the variation in these components can affect the health of the person. They have to be aware about the science behind each and every chemical process that is involved in the processing of the food material. This skill is the core part of their work and therefore expertise is required in it so that one can get a really goo

2 answers Deepak Rana in Nutritionists category