This Cancer-Prevention Plan Helps Prevent Diabetes, Heart Disease & More!

various onions and garlic help prevent cancer

Wouldn’t it be great if one best diet and lifestyle plan addressed all of your health concerns? This cancer prevention plan gets pretty close! Over the years, clients have come to me for specific diet and lifestyle guidance to manage blood sugar levels, lower cholesterol…

What are the Good Fats for Diabetes and Heart Disease?

good fats for diabetes on counter

Thank goodness the 80s notion that all dietary fat is bad – and, by extension, that all fat-free cookies are good – has gone the way of the pager! Today we know that that the type of fat matters. But there’s still confusion about what…

Do You Know the Numbers that Can Help You Prevent Heart Disease?

5 Numbers to Know to Prevent Heart Disease Text Image

Knowing your results for these blood tests for heart health can save your life. Learn what your blood sugar and cholesterol levels should be and how to get them closer to healthy! It’s not unusual (or surprising) to fear cancer, HIV, flying and so much…

Diet for Fatty Liver Disease

healthy diet for fatty liver

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, NAFLD for short, is on the rise. It’s the most common form of liver disease in the developed world and afflicts 1 in 3 American adults. It’s on my radar because it tends to travel with other health problems I see…

Omega-3 Fats for the Heart and More!

heart healthy fats

I eat fish regularly for my health’s sake. It’s easy: I love fish for its taste, versatility and nutrient profile, including omega-3 fatty acids – a type of heart-healthy fats. Both fish and omega-3 fats are good for the heart and probably a whole lot…

Heart Healthy Fish + More Health Benefits of Fish

Heart healthy fish

Eat More Heart-Healthy Fish February is American Heart Month. So if you’re not already eating fish at least a couple times each week, it’s time to start now. Why? Check out this list of reasons that fish – particularly fish rich in omega-3 fats –…

Top Foods for Diabetes and the Heart

For people with diabetes, blood sugar values are forever on their minds. What to eat? How much to eat? When to snack? What are the best foods for diabetes? Often forgotten are other equally important health parameters such as blood pressure and cholesterol levels. Many…

HomepageNew – copy

SIMPLE CHANGES • BIG DIFFERENCE. Leverage resources, recipes and scientific insights to find better ways to improve eating and smart living, reduce the risk of complications and support greater health. Strengthen Your Health • Manage Your Weight • Amplify a Health-Fueled Life Latest June 16,…

What You Need to Know to Get Health Benefits From Tea + How to Brew the Perfect Cup

black tea steeping with fruit

Here’s how to sip up the health benefits of black tea, as well as oolong, white and green teas. Plus, learn to brew the perfect cup of tea. Drinking black tea from a pretty cup is one of my favorite ways to catch my breath…

What Should I eat

What should I eat? The key to seeing greater health in your life is embracing small changes. Let me show you how simple it can be. You’ve got this! Healthy eating is much simpler than a lot of people will have you believe. Sadly, while…

Prediabetes: A Complete Guide

Order Today


Welcome to my Blog

Like most of my patients and clients, I lead a busy life. You probably do too. Fortunately, you don’t need weeks, days or even hours to start living better and healthier. This blog offers timesaving strategies and bite-sized nutrition and health information. Come by often for tips and inspiration to healthy living – no matter how busy you are. I am a registered dietitian nutritionist offering credible, practical nutrition advice to keep busy people healthy. Yes indeed, we can be both busy and healthy.

Dietspotlight Top Pro 2017-18

Connect With Jill
p. 757 969 8385
11747 Jefferson Avenue Suite 1-B
Newport News, VA 23606

Dietspotlight Top Pro 2017-18