A health professional or health care provider is an individual who provides preventive, curative, promotional, or rehabilitative health care services in a systematic way to individuals, families or communities. A health care provider (also known as a health worker) may be a health care professional within medicine, nursing, or allied health professions.
What are supplements? A dietary supplement is a product that provides additional nutrients to someone who are not obtaining nutrients naturally from their diet. Examples include vitamin, mineral and fibre supplements. Who requires supplements? Pregnant or Breastfeeding women are recommended to take a folic acid supplement of 0.5 mg daily. It must be taken at least 1 month before conceiving and during the first 3 months of pregnancy. … [Read more...]