Nutrition is imperative to our existence and over the years the awareness of the importance of good nutrition has increased, including the role that nutrition can play in preventing and managing disease and medical conditions. High quality nutritional care should be at the heart of patient care but, in reality, it is still often ignored.

In a recent article, Martha Hughes discusses some of the different types nutrition which are available on prescription and the importance of these prescriptions. The full article can be read here.