|Grand Junction, Colorado
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|Renee’ Calder, CNT, MNT
Applying the Science of Nutrition to the
Art of Healing on the Western Slope of Colorado
|Ultimately each of us is responsible for their own health and deserves to be
correctly informed of how to manage it as naturally as possible.
|Renee' Calder is a Master Nutrition Therapist who after her own life changing
experience with an endocrine-related auto-immune condition, and food, realized that
many others could significantly improve their health with simple dietary changes, no
matter the condition.
She is passionate about informing everyone how the food choices made daily directly
relate to an individual's health and well-being, as well as the sustainability of our food
supply on this planet. And in helping people feel their best without the use of harsh
As a graduate of the Nutrition Therapy Institute in Denver, Colorado, she is equipped
with an understanding of the most current principles and protocols in nutrition
science, including the practical application of nutrition in clinical settings.
|What is a Nutrition Therapist?
Nutrition Therapists are trained professionals
who apply the science of nutrition to the art of
Nutrition Therapists understand the complexity
of food composition and how it affects the body
both desirably and miserably.
Nutrition Therapists normally endorse nutrient
dense whole food diets (and supplements when
necessary) to balance body chemistry.
Nutrition Therapists do not diagnose or treat
disease and do not assume that a symptom is the
actual cause of health issues.
Nutrition Therapists are able to answer
questions about how diet and food choices
affect health and can counsel clients in disease
prevention, health promotion, and medical
nutrition therapy for many common conditions.
|What is Nutritional Therapy?
Nutritional Therapy is a holistic approach to
wellness that addresses the underlying causes
of a health concern rather than the symptoms
Nutritional Therapy is a functional medicine
that is based on the science that poor health
conditions and disease are the result of poor
nutrition and chronic biochemical stress. And
the belief that the body has the innate
intelligence and natural ability to heal from
any ailment provided we give it the
appropriate nutrients to do so.
Nutritional Therapy is rooted in the
philosophy that each individual has unique
dietary and nutritional requirements.
Nutrition Therapy can help alleviate and even
remedy a wide range of health conditions
empowering individuals to take control of