Helpful websites and information


The British Dietetic Association has some useful information to help you manage your condition in the first instance, with its food facts and also some specific advice for ageing well.

LiveWell Dorset is a free service for adults in Poole, Bournemouth & Dorset who would like to improve their health and wellbeing. Including the NHS 12 week weight loss plan.

Allergy UK: support, advice and information for those living with allergic disease

Moodjuice: NHS self-help site to help patients think about emotional problems, including around food, and work towards solving them

Spark People: Online diet and healthy living community providing support, advice and information for those living with allergic disease

Wls Info: information and support on Weight Loss Surgery

PINNT: Practical support for patients fed by a tube at home

Health Videos useful short videos on malnutrition, dementia and healthy eating

Advice for parents

Child Feeding Guide: effective strategies and information to tackle fussy eating

Advice on how to weigh and measure your baby/young child accurately:   Measure height     Measure weight     Measure length

Change4 Life: useful tips on managing your weight for you and your family with easy tips to help you eat well and move more

Wessex Healthier Together provides advice for parents, young people and pregnant women and clinical resources to support healthcare professionals on a range of topics including allergies and fussy eating.


Dietitians in Somerset agreed to share a series of webinars with nutrition advice on a range of medical conditions that may help support changes you need to make, conditions covered include; IBS, COPD, Coeliac Disease, Diabetes, Diverticular Disease, Malnutrition, Reflux, Weight management and covid recovery