Nourishing Your Immune System (Virtual Salon) with Dionne Detraz, RDN
Updated: Feb 10, 2021
Dionne Detraz, RDN, is a Cancer Nutrition Expert and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. She specializes in helping people navigate cancer treatment with integrative diet and lifestyle strategies so they can have more energy and fewer side effects from treatment.
Dionne’s experience includes over 15 years of working in health education, wellness and nutrition. Before starting "The Rustic Dietitian, Inc." in 2016 she worked for two years at the University of California San Francisco Osher Center for Integrative Medicine and spent more than 10 years as an outpatient dietitian and health educator at Kaiser Permanente. Her education includes a unique blend of medical nutrition therapy with integrative and functional medicine.
Originally from California, Dionne lives with her husband and their two daughters in France. Last year, she published The Cancer Diet Cookbook: Comforting Recipes for Treatment and Recovery.
At the Salon:
A healthy, strong, and balanced immune system is critical in the prevention of infection and even in chronic diseases such as cancer or autoimmune disease. At this salon you will learn how to use your diet and lifestyle to support a healthy and balanced immune system. We will explore specific foods that have been shown to boost the immune system plus lifestyle strategies and supplements that could be helpful.
Here are four recipes from Dionne's cookbook:
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