Traditionally health care is related to healing the sick and then maintaining health, but today because of lot of awareness, prevention goes a long way in specific diet related diseases.Deficiency or excess of any nutrient can lead to severe health problems directly or indirectly.
There comes in the department of nutrition and dietetics, which deals with the use of diet not only in the use of illness but also in maintaining a good health.Hospital infection adversely affects both the patient and the hospital.
Keeping this in mind, our hospital kitchen has been on a strict good hygiene principle with different temperature zones.
Control over the quality of food is exercised at different levels for its efficacy. Here is the list of illnesses which need dietary treatment:-