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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]. Please note - only virtual dietitian coverage is provided at this location - you can connect with Melissa via email, phone or video call.


Services

Wellness Wednesday with your Hy-Vee Dietitians

Tune in virtually for a live complimentary wellness session over your lunch hour with your Hy-Vee Dietitians. Each week from 12-12:30 p.m. learn about hot trending nutrition topics and delicious foods and/or recipes to add to your routine.

  • October 26th: Allergy-Friendly Sweet Trick or Treats
  • November 2nd: Gluten Free Holiday Baking
  • November 9th: Holiday Charcuterie Board
  • November 16th: Holiday Travel Treats
  • November 23rd: Cereal Bars
  • November 30th: Carb Conscious for the Holidays

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Wellness Wednesday


Freezer Meal Prep Workshop

Free up time in your week by prepping ahead in this virtual class. In under an hour, prepare 5 freezer meals to feed 4-6 people. Stock your freezer with wholesome freezer meals. Click schedule now to see what the menu includes this month!

Registration includes a link to Aisles Online with all the ingredients grouped together so you can easily shop for everything you need.

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Traditional Workshop

Gluten-Free & Dairy-Free

Opciones en Español - offered quarterly

Freezer Meal Prep Workshop


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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Or try one of our on-demand options to watch at your convenience:

Spanish Options:

Virtual Diabetes

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