dietetics


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di·e·tet·ics

 (dī′ĭ-tĕt′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of nutrition as it relates to health.

dietetics

(ˌdaɪɪˈtɛtɪks)
n
1. (Medicine) (functioning as singular) the scientific study and regulation of food intake and preparation
2. (Cookery) (functioning as singular) the scientific study and regulation of food intake and preparation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dietetics - the scientific study of food preparation and intake
bioscience, life science - any of the branches of natural science dealing with the structure and behavior of living organisms
macrobiotics - the theory of promoting health and longevity by means of diet (especially whole beans and grains)
Translations

dietetics

[ˌdaɪəˈtetɪks] Ndietética f

dietetics

n singDiätlehre f, → Diätetik f

dietetics

[ˌdaɪəˈtɛtɪks] nsgdietetica

di·e·tet·ics

n. dietética, ciencia que regula el régimen alimenticio para preservar o recuperar la salud.
References in classic literature ?
And if some one prescribes for him a course of dietetics, and tells him that he must swathe and swaddle his head, and all that sort of thing, he replies at once that he has no time to be ill, and that he sees no good in a life which is spent in nursing his disease to the neglect of his customary employment; and therefore bidding good-bye to this sort of physician, he resumes his ordinary habits, and either gets well and lives and does his business, or, if his constitution falls, he dies and has no more trouble.
The name Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics promotes the strong science background and academic expertise of our members, primarily registered dietitians.
The Size Down initiative, run by the nutrition and dietetics team at Birmingham Community Health NHS Trust, is open to adults registered with GPs in selected areas of the city.
A bachelor's degree in dietetics or a bachelor of science degree and a postgraduate diploma in dietetics, or a bachelor of science degree and a master's degree in dietetics, two years of clinical practice and a professional licence from the home country are required to be a registered clinical dietician.
Dietician Pender writes this casebook study of dietetics directed at the practitioner dealing with personal, medical, biochemical, physical, and other data or information from clients, with the intent of aiding clinical judgment and dietary intervention.
But the British Dietetics Association said: "If people bingeeat, it is not healthy.
Barbaras 44-year career in hospital dietetics included membership in the American Dietetics Association and employment in Philadelphia, Boston and Denver and Appleton.
Children will know just how important it is to eat their greens after hearing what nutrition and dietetics experts from the University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, have to say.
As with all leaders, there are many tributes to Dr Woodhill, but the themes drawn out here relate to observations that influenced my own career in nutrition and dietetics and remain highly relevant today.
Part 2 focuses on Aristotle and his school; part 3 on Galen's dietetics and pharmacological works, and on early medical writers such as Diocles, Soranus, and Caelius.
The son of Willard and Michele Lewallen of Lancaster, he is planning to major in nutrition and dietetics.
A team of nutrition and dietetics experts was on hand at Techniquest in Cardiff Bay to offer advice on diet and health topics.