As the food and nutrition experts, dietitians are passionate about improving the health of Nova Scotians. Spotlight on is one way that DNNS showcases the talented dietitians in our province and the many ways they are working to improve the wellbeing of their communities.
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Christina Palao, PDt IBCLC
Christina is a clinical dietitian based out of Fishermen’s Memorial Hospital in beautiful Lunenburg, NS. Her areas of work are vast and include both inpatient and outpatient counselling. Christina works with the Diabetes Education Centre and is a part of the Seniors’ Community Health Team.
Christina is also an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and provides breastfeeding support to families through the South Shore Collaborative Breastfeeding Network. She is also a fitness instructor specializing in group fitness.