Cardiovascular Conditions

North Shore Medical Center Nutrition Counseling for Cardiovascular conditions
North Shore Medical Center’s registered dietitians provide nutrition education to help patients prevent and control cardiovascular diseases, such as hypertension, high cholesterol and elevated triglycerides. Patient education includes a one-on-one consultation to establish an individualized plan for the reduction of cardiovascular risk factors and improvement of diet and lifestyle choices.
Nutritional Services
  • Development of a personalized nutrition plan for reduced saturated fat and sodium intake.
  • Planning and preparation of tasty, heart healthy meals and snacks.
  • Education on how to read food labels and grocery shop without sabotaging your wallet or meal plan.
  • Provide strategies for healthy eating at a restaurant or social gathering.
  • Create a personalized plan to monitor and foster progress.
  • Regular follow-ups to reinforce and encourage achievement of goals.
  • Continuous communication with members of the patient’s care team.