Nutrition Services

The Nutrition Services Unit consists of registered dietitians who provide free, in-home nutritional assessment and counseling services for residents of Oakland County who are nutritionally at risk. This includes:

  • Pregnant women with risk factors including:
    • Severe vomiting
    • Pre-eclampsia
    • Inadequate weight gain
    • Multiple pregnancy
  • Pregnant women with Gestational Diabetes
  • Infants fed by feeding tube
  • Infants diagnosed with "Failure to Thrive"
  • Children diagnosed with lead poisoning
  • Children newly diagnosed with Type II Diabetes
  • Children with food allergies
  • Obese and overweight children
Nutrition services are provided to residents who cannot obtain necessary services from other health care agencies.

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