Are nutritionists and dietitians the same thing?
- Professional title
- Legal regulation
- Places/types of work
Should I see a dietitian or a nutritionist to lose weight?
Which is more suited to my goals?
Is the professional title protected by law?
What qualifications do dietitians and nutritionists have?
Who regulates dietitians and nutritionists to ensure you’re kept safe?
Where do dietitians and nutritionists work?
- The NHS
- Private practice
- Industry and education
- Media and public relations
- Government and Non-Government Organisations (NGOs)
- The food industry
- Sports and exercise industries
- International work in developing countries
- Media and communications
- Animal nutrition and NGOs
Summary to answer “what is the difference between a dietitian and a nutritionist”
- Qualifications and
- Area’s of practice