Guest: Brooke Schoonenberg, MS, RDN, LDN
Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest Bio: Brooke Schoonenberg is a registered dietitian and nutrition services supervisor at Woman’s Hospital. She graduated with a Masters in Human Nutrition and Food from Louisiana State University in 2011 and completed her internship at Tulane University in 2013. Brooke provides medical nutrition therapy to patients with various medical conditions, such as hypothyroidism, insulin resistance, and obesity. Brooke currently serves as president for the Baton Rouge Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Segment Overview: Brooke Schoonenberg, a registered dietitian, discusses the results of a recent Harris Poll where health professionals cite that only a small percentage of patients are able to get the weight off and keep it off, mostly due to our busy lifestyles and electronic distractions that keep us from being more active.