The Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association (RVNA) is offering a Nutrition Program titled “Understanding the Buzzwords of Healthy Eating” on Friday, May 12 at Candlewood Valley Rehabilitation Center from 1:00 - 2:00 pm. If you stroll through the grocery store aisles, you will see a myriad of healthy buzz words - organic, local, natural, sustainable. You might ask yourself, “What do these words really mean?” Join Meg Whitbeck, MS, RDN, RVNA Dietitian and Nutrition Educator, as she helps you navigate through these buzz words and learn what the best choices really are for healthy eating. This event, which will take place on Friday, May 12 at Candlewood Valley Rehabilitation Center from 1:00 - 2:00 pm is free and open to the public. Those interested should RSVP to Candlewood Valley Rehabilitation Center at 860.355.0971 ext. 24. Candlewood Valley Rehabilitation Center is located at 30 Park Lane West in New Milford.
About The Speaker
Meg Whitbeck, MS, RDN, received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Scranton and a Masters of Science degree in Food and Nutrition from Framingham State University. She is the Registered Dietitian and Nutrition Educator at RVNA, where she teaches nutrition classes and seminars on a variety of nutrition-related topics, such as healthy family meals, weight management, and management of chronic diseases such as heart disease and diabetes.
Founded in 1914, RVNA is an accredited non-profit Medicare-certified home healthcare agency that also supports public health and safety and promotes the highest quality of life. RVNA provides compassionate care to all individuals, whether young or old, through a continuum of care that encompasses health care at home and in the community. RVNA also provides home health aides and companionship through a non-medical subsidiary called HomeCare by RVNA and outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy in its Rehab by RVNA facility at 27 Governor Street, Ridgefield.
To Contact RVNA
Call RVNA at 203-438-5555. Visit RVNA at www.ridgefieldvna.org