A personalized nutrition program requires a minimum of 2 consults (R900) Before coming in for your consult you will be required to fill out various questionnaires. These are to be done electronically and emailed back prior to the consult. The first consult is an assessment consult which takes an hour and costs R600. You may be required to have blood tests done. This is at the discretion of the dietitian and is not included in fee of R600. Once all relevant information has been assessed, you will receive your program at the second consult This consult is half an hour and costs R300. Follow up/ Monitoring consults are essential for motivation, accountability and permanent change management. These are half hour consults and cost R300
Vitality Nutritional Assessments:
Earn up to 10000 Discovery Vitality points per year by doing the Vitality Nutritional Assessment with a dietitian. 5000 point for the 1st consult 2500 for the 2nd consult 2500 for the 3rd consult These are half an hour one-on-one assessment (R320). Please note that meal plans are provided at an additional expense. Should you wish to have a personalized nutritional program (see above) vitality points will be awarded for the consults.
Your Genes and your Diet:
Nutrigenomics is the nutritional science of the future. Knowing your individual genetic makeup can give valuable insight into how to prevent and manage certain disease condition. It is estimated that 95% of chronic conditions are not in fact predetermined by your genes alone. Chronic conditions involve how your specific genes interact with your environment. The most exciting part is that certain genes can be "switched" off or on depending on your lifestyle and dietary choices. You can manipulate your how your genes work by changing your lifestyle choices. This offers some guidance on what changes to focus on when trying to reduce the risk of developing health conditions identified by the test and/or family history noted. The two labs that do genetics testing www.wellpro.co.za and www.dnalysis.co.za The DNA samples are collected in the rooms and sent off for analysis and once results have been received a specific program can be designed to meet your needs.
Over time, the build-up of toxins from our environment and lifestyle choices can compromise the way our bodies work, and even affect our health. While many people are familiar with the idea of detoxification, there is a great deal of confusion about how to do it safely. This 10 day Detox Program enhances the body’s natural metabolic detoxification process while providing adequate fuel for both cleansing and your normal daily activities, while supporting energy metabolism and overall well-being. The Program includes: Meal plans and supplements, Pre/Post Patient Screening Questionnaire Pre/Post body Assessment Total Cost R2500.00 (all inclusive)
For those of you who are too busy or unable to come in for a consult, there is the option of an on line consult. The cost of the consult is R900 (payable via EFT before the consult). Documentation will be emailed to you, which needs to be filled in electronically and emailed back. From this information a program will be designed with meal plan and supplementation advice. Once the program has been received and reviewed, a telephonic call or skype session can be set up to discuss the program. These session are half an hour and will only be conducted at the scheduled time.