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Melissa Jaeger

RD, LD
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Melissa Jaeger

Melissa Jaeger, RD, LD, received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the College of Saint Benedict. She completed her dietetic internship through Iowa State University and is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Melissa completed the Certificate of Training program in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management; she enjoys working with children helping them develop and expand their cooking skills. Melissa has also completed Monash University’s training for the Low FODMAP Diet for Irritable Bowel Syndrome. She grew up playing a variety of sports and eventually focused on dance, which sparked her interest in nutrition. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking and baking, biking and photography. Melissa is excited to work at Hy-Vee and share her passion for nutrition.

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To contact Melissa, call her at (515) 695-3773 or email her at [email protected].


Services

Free 60-Minute Nutrition Visit with Hy-Vee Plus Premium Membership

Meet virtually with a Hy-Vee dietitian to discuss your nutrition goals. Offer includes general nutrition education and a dietary review. (Free program participation limited to one person per membership.) Promo Code can be found in April Hy-Vee Plus Perks monthly communication.

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Free A1C Tour

Hy-Vee dietitians will be holding 1,000 free A1C screenings in 40 different locations over the month of April. Hemoglobin A1C is a blood test that individuals living with diabetes use to manage their blood glucose levels and provides information about that individual's average levels of blood glucose over a 2- to 3-month period. Limited quantities available. Appointments will be assigned first come, first served.

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Diabetes: Myths, Facts, & Snacks

Do you find food & nutrition information for diabetes and pre-diabetes confusing? Join Hy-Vee Dietitians, for a live class as they debunk common diabetes food myths and provide you with the facts. Best of all, you'll learn quick and easy low carb snack options! Register for this free class today!

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Group Diabetes Store Tour

Your Hy-Vee dietitian will help you navigate the aisles on this virtual store tour. Learn the basics of a diabetes meal plan. Plus, get shopping tips and product recommendations to help add more nutrition to your cart. This is a complimentary 45-minute store tour.

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Diabetes


Dietitian Discovery Session

Are you looking to improve your personal health or the health of your family? By scheduling this complimentary session, you will meet your Hy-Vee registered dietitian and learn about the services offered and what package is the perfect fit for you to start your wellness journey.

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Discovery Sessions


Healthy Habits - $99

Healthy Habits is a 4-week menu program for customers seeking an eating plan to support a balanced lifestyle with 1:1 support from your dietitian. It includes:

  • Dietitian-inspired simple recipes
  • Convenient grocery lists
  • Balanced meal plans and snack ideas designed to help make your life easier
  • Weekly 1:1’s with your dietitian to track progress, ask questions and stay motivated

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Healthy Habits


Nutrition Store Tours

Your Hy-Vee dietitian will help you navigate the aisles on a Nutrition Store Tour. Focus on any of the following topics: general wellness, heart health, diabetes, food and fitness, plant-based eating or one of the top 8 food allergies. Tours are virtual or in-person, in a group or individually.

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Virtual Diabetes

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Event Schedule
4/1/2021 - 7/31/2021
Dietitian Discovery Session!

Are you looking to improve your personal health or the health of your family? Schedule your free virtual Discovery session here: https://secure.gethealthie.com/appointments/embed_appt?dietitian_id=609745&require_offering=true&offering_id=46342

4/20/2021
Diabetes: Myths, Facts and Snacks

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Do you find food & nutrition information for diabetes and pre-diabetes confusing? Join Hy-Vee Dietitians, for a live class as they debunk common diabetes food myths and provide you with the facts.

4/23/2021
Diabetes: Myths, Facts and Snacks

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Do you find food & nutrition information for diabetes and pre-diabetes confusing? Join Hy-Vee Dietitians, for a live class as they debunk common diabetes food myths and provide you with the facts.

4/27/2021
Diabetes: Myths, Facts and Snacks

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Do you find food & nutrition information for diabetes and pre-diabetes confusing? Join Hy-Vee Dietitians, for a live class as they debunk common diabetes food myths and provide you with the facts

4/29/2021
Diabetes: Myths, Facts and Snacks

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Do you find food & nutrition information for diabetes and pre-diabetes confusing? Join Hy-Vee Dietitians, for a live class as they debunk common diabetes food myths and provide you with the facts

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