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Nutrition is a science that examines the relationship between diet and health. Dietitians are health professionals who specialize in this area of study, and are trained to provide safe, evidence-based dietary advice and interventions.

A nutritionist is a health specialist who devotes his/her professional activity exclusively to food and nutritional science, preventive nutrition, diseases related to nutrient deficiencies, and the use of nutrient manipulation to enhance the clinical response to human diseases.

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Dietitians and Nutritionists
Wage: $50,590
10 Year Growth Rate: 8.6%
Self Employed: 7.9%
Unemployment Rate: 2.2%
Employed Part Time: 27.0%

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's degree