Kristen Leon

Kristen Gilmore Leon is a nutritionist based in southern New Jersey. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition from West Chester University in Pennsylvania. Kristen's experience in the field of dietetics includes diet program manager for a well known international weight loss company, consultant and speaker for numerous private company and community sponsored events, informational writer on the topic of nutrition and health, and clinical nutritionist advising individuals with specific nutritional needs. In addition, Kristen is currently completing a dietetic internship to earn the Registered Dietitian (RD) credential. Her diverse background also includes a bachelor's degree in communications and experience in marketing, sales, and broadcasting.

Most Recent Contributions by Kristen Leon

Appetizer Recipes for Diabetics

When enjoying a meal, it is important for a diabetic not to spend a lot of carbohydrates on appetizers. Keep portion size in mind, as even a ... Read More

Dessert Recipes for Diabetics

Yes, desserts can be included in the diabetic diet, and there are a variety of diabetic cookbooks with dessert recipes to choose from. Remem ... Read More

Main Dish Recipes for Diabetics

Following a diabetic diet may seem complicated at first, but as you learn how to select appropriate foods, preparing a meal gets easier. Und ... Read More

Soup Recipes for Diabetics

Soup offers a great way to warm up a cold night or help you recover from a cold or the flu. It is also a great low-carbohydrate meal or appe ... Read More

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