Amy Shults RDN, CDN, CDE
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist & Certified Diabetes Educator

November 26, 2019

A reproductive endocrinologist (RE), or “fertility specialist”, is a physician that specializes in infertility and reproduction. They can diagnose and treat infertility as well as conditions such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and other abnormalities of the reprod...

September 24, 2019

Polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS, is a disorder that affects somewhere between 6-13% of women. It is a hormonal disorder in which male hormones are out of whack. Previously considered strictly a reproductive disorder, we now understand that PCOS affects a lot more th...

July 30, 2019

I’ll preface this post by saying that my first job as a dietitian was at WIC. It was a great experience! I learned so much about breastfeeding, pregnancy and how to feed an infant. I loved helping families both financially and through education and support. Seeing cute...

June 11, 2019

Pregnancy hormones can make your body do weird things! Unfortunately, for some women, these hormone changes can lead to gestational diabetes. According to the CDC, gestational diabetes affects about 9% of pregnancies.

Gestational diabetes literally means diabetes during...

August 28, 2018

Breastfeeding provides a great deal of health benefits to babies, but not everyone realizes that it’s great for mom too. Not only can it save you money and time, it provides you with some health benefits as well.

Oxytocin to the Rescue

When a baby breastfeeds, your body...

November 7, 2017

An old friend reached out to me a few months back stating that she wanted to clean up her diet and get healthy. She was potentially interested in following a vegetarian or vegan diet for not only herself, but her one-year-old son as well. My first thought was, I’m not...

August 1, 2017

In addition to diabetes and nutrition, breastfeeding is another health topic that I’m very passionate about. My first job after graduation was working as a nutritionist at WIC, which is a program that provides families with such services as nutrition education, breastf...

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Disclaimer: This blog is for informational purposes only. It should not be a substitute for individual advice from a health care professional. Talk with your physician, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, and/or Certified Diabetes Educator about what is best for you and your health.

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