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Lauren-Chaves photo Nutrition, Connection, Balance, (NCB), is delighted to announce our new colleague, nutritionist and clinical practitioner, Lauren Chaves, MS, RD, LDN. Lauren joins NCB due to her alignment with NCB’s mission to inspire and change the health of others through individualized testing & relationship building while staying on the edge of nutrition science. Lauren emits a quiet inner knowledgeable force with an optimism that inspires others to be better!

Lauren Chaves, MS, RD, LDN has been a Chicago-based registered dietitian nutritionist that has worked in the sub-acute rehab/long-term care setting for the majority of her career. Offering Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) to this population has taught her the compassion and clinical skills necessary for the treatment of chronic disease. Brought up in a family of medical backgrounds ranging from MD, RN and PharmD, Lauren has been exposed to cases where lifestyle changes are critical in preventing potential costly and negative health outcomes.

Lauren is very excited to consult on the prevention of disease at NCB. She’ll focus on practical, holistic approaches towards nutrition and wellness to achieve improved health, weight management, and overall well-being. She’s of full belief that clean and balanced nutrition are essential in attaining the best quality of life.

Lauren is available for nutrition education through consultation and seminars, as well as hormone/neurotransmitter balancing through optimal nutrition and supplementation starting in January 2016 at NCB by phone or in person. Her passion for good food made with quality ingredients, and understanding of time-sensitive cooking, can help you reach your health and wellness goals whatever your lifestyle may be.

Lauren graduated with a bachelor’s of science degree in Biology from John Carroll University and went on to complete her master’s degree in Public Health Nutrition at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Sports and Cardiovascular Wellness Dietetic Practice Group.

Lauren Chaves is excited to use her experience and skills to help further YOUR goals through consultation at Nutrition, Connection, Balance! Come to meet and hear Lauren in person on Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 7:00 pm for her food and nutrition lecture.

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Providing You Better Health through Nutrition, Connection, and Balance

Valerie Early and staff are excited to continue to help people thrive in all facets of their lives. The vision of NCB is to provide wellness through individualized therapies and optimal nutrition. Individuals will obtain the tools and health information to feel empowered and in charge of their present and future longevity, therefore obtaining the highest quality of life.

NCB offers individualized consultations that include all Medical Nutrition Therapies, weight loss programs, eating disorders, hormone assessments for men and women, individualized dietary supplement recommendations based on research,  sports performance nutrition, and gaining the edge over the competition.