Elysia Yung, BSc, RD
Elysia Yung, BSc, RD
Elysia is a Registered Dietitian and Nutritionist offering nutrition counselling services to individuals and families. She is registered with the College of Dietitians of British Columbia and a member of Dietitians of Canada.
Elysia grew up in Vancouver, British Columbia and moved to the Elk Valley in 2010. She completed a Bachelor of Science in Food Nutrition and Health at the University of British Columbia, followed by an accredited internship with Fraser Health Authority. While living in Vancouver, she worked as a clinical and outpatient dietitian, helping patients manage chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, digestive disorders, cancer and renal disease through medical nutrition therapy.
Elysia believes in using the power of food to optimize health and wellness, prevent and manage chronic diseases, and enhance performance in sports and exercise. She is committed to translating evidenced based practice into practical lifestyle advice for her clients.
When she is not in the office, you can find Elysia teaching yoga, swimming, working out, perusing grocery aisles, or exploring the Elk Valley with her young daughter, Kiana.
Is nutrition counselling right for me?
Here are some examples of how nutrition counselling may benefit you:
You feel like you know what healthy eating looks like, but you are looking for extra support, motivation and fresh ideas to help you get there.
You have tried diets in the past, but the weight always comes back.
You have a chronic disease (such as diabetes, renal disease, or heart disease) andyou would like help managing it.
You have high cholesterol and/or high blood pressure and you want to take a proactive approach to your health.
You are in a different stage of life (pregnancy, postnatal, post menopause, etc.), and you are trying to get in the best health possible.
You are struggling with mealtime battles and picky eating power struggles with your toddler/child.
You are ready to commit the time, effort and energy to make sustainable lifestyle changes.
Elysia is currently available for appointments:
Tuesday: 1:00pm – 6:00pm
Thursday: 1:00pm – 6:00pm
For more information go to: https://www.sparwoodnutrition.com/
Call (250) 425-6330 or email (firstname.lastname@example.org)