The Nutritionist

Editor(s): Nestlé Nutrition Institute Digest Series Vol.1 / 2,  2015

Summary

The second issue of ‘The Nutritionist’ offers a variety of topics for readers with differing interests. The lead article on ‘Spotlight on probiotics’ covers some practical aspects of probiotics which a nutritionist can apply in his/her day to day practice. The special focus article on ‘Nutritional care of the elderly’ provides an overview of nutrition management of this neglected group. Our emerging science segment, presents interesting article on ‘Understanding nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics’ which might hold a clue or two to the mystery of why some patients respond and others do not respond to similar diet regimens.