Are you covered?
Are you covered to see a Registered Dietitian through your insurance provider? Many insurance providers cover Registered Dietitians under their extended health benefits, but most people are not aware of this. Look into your healthcare benefits to see if you are covered! If you are, take advantage of this benefit as you do not have to have a doctor's referral to see one!
If your extended health care plan does not cover Registered Dietitians, ask your employer to add dietitians to the list of professionals under your plan.
Read this article from Dietitians of Canada on using your extended health care benefits: