Patient
JC

Height: 5 ft 2 in

Weight: 200 lbs

BMI: 36.6

Registered Dietitian

Kati Dunn, RD

Insurances: Aetna,Anthem,Blue Cross Blue Shield,Cigna,United Healthcare

Diagnosis and Treatment Plan

Food and Nutrition History:  Recently diagnosed with Celiac and has been following GF diet but lacked full understanding; hypocaloric intake and encouraged to balance meals and add in appropriate snacks

Adherence/Barriers to Behavioral Goals: Grocery shops infrequently and struggles some with options.

Progress/Barriers towards Goals: Increased understanding of making appropriate substitutions for gluten containing products; using water enhancers such as Liquid IV to increase water intake

Nutrition Intervention: Increase fiber using GF options, noting products that contain at least 3 g of fiber per serving; Increase water intake further aiming for ½ oz per pound of BW daily; include additional high fiber snacks to better balance intake and lessen constipation.

Nutrition Education: Reviewed high fiber gluten free snack options; reviewed additional water enhancers and compared pricing; discussed family options for gluten free intake to lessen workload of making separate meals, encouraging use of GF website sent previously as well as through handout; stressed need to seek out GF products that are certified as Celiac.

Materials Provided: Gluten Free High Fiber Foods; Gluten Free Diet for Families; Gluten Free Snack Ideas

Future Plans for care: Encourage repeat testing of Vitamin D, Iron, and Vitamin B12 levels following several months of GF intake to determine if supplements are needed as these can be lower in Celiac Disease

Topics Discussed

Weight Loss,Celiac

Appointment History

Number of Sessions: 2

Last Updated: May 24, 2024