Knowledge, attitude and practice of community pharmacists towards nutrition counseling

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Knowledge, attitude and practice of community pharmacists towards nutrition counseling

International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy

Fecha de publicación: 29 August 2020

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11096-020-01106-0

Autores: M. Medhat ,N. Sabry y N. Ashoush 

Background: The World Health Organization considers health promotion a top health service priority. Nutrition, weight management and physical activity are necessary health promotion strategies to improve overall quality of life and decrease the personal and societal consequences or poor health. Community pharmacists are in the best position to implement health promotion strategies due to their excellent accessibility and the lack of a requirement to make an appointment to interact with them. Enabling people to change their lifestyle and control their health through nutrition education and counseling is a great opportunity for community pharmacists to promote health. Nutrition counseling as a part of clinical nutrition therapy aims to provide dietary advice and to assist the selection of appropriate over-the-counter supplements.

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