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Rebecca Harken

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Rebecca Harken

Rebecca received her Bachelor and Master of Science in diet and exercise at Iowa State University and completed her dietetic internship through Iowa State University. She is also a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Rebecca is passionate about health and wellness and is excited to help you find ways to make healthy living simple and fun!

Rebecca offers a variety of services including grocery store tours, health assessments, classes, and individualized nutrition counseling. Whether you have specific nutrition therapy needs or simply want to add more nutritious foods into your diet, Rebecca is happy to help.


Rebecca is typically available in-store every Monday. You may also contact her through email at [email protected] to set up appointments throughout the week.

Dietitian Services

Store Tours (individual or group): FREE

Walk the aisles with your Hy-Vee dietitian to learn how to make the best food choices for you and your needs. With these tours, you will be introduced to new products, learn to read food labels, and sample some tasty and nutritious foods. Store tours may be designed for general nutrition or may focus on specific topics including diabetes, heart health, food allergies, sports nutrition, and much more. Contact Rebecca to schedule your store tour today!

Begin Program (individual or group): prices vary

Begin is a 10-week program designed to help you develop lifelong habits for healthy living. With Begin you will learn about healthy eating and physical activity as well as creating a healthy mindset toward health and wellness. Topics include portion control, grocery shopping tips, eating for health, physical activity, and much more. Contact Rebecca today to learn more about how Begin can help you reach your health and wellness goals.

Individual Nutrition Consultations: prices vary

Work one-on-one with your Hy-Vee dietitian to create a plan for reaching your goals and taking control of your health. Whether you have a specific dietary need or simply want to create healthier habits, Rebecca can help you along the way. Making changes and creating habits takes time, so contact Rebecca to find a plan that is right for you.

Biometric Screenings: $45

Biometric screenings include readings of total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, triglycerides, and blood glucose all in ten minutes. Also included is blood pressure, body fat percentage, waist circumference, and body mass index. Your Hy-Vee dietitian will walk you through your results and provide you with simple and realistic ways to improve your numbers, if necessary. Contact Rebecca to set up your appointment.

Community and Worksite Wellness: prices vary

Your Hy-Vee dietitian can come to your school, business, or organization to bring healthy living to you. Programs include the Begin healthy lifestyles program, presentations on nutrition topics of your choosing, cooking classes, biometric screenings and much more. Contact Rebecca to learn more.

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