Tools – At the Doctor
Physician practices can access the following tools to help their patients LiveWell.
Reference Materials for providers
Below are the resources in the LiveWell Greenville Health Care Provider Toolkit for children. These resources are available to help you and your patients’ caregivers support the health of children. We encourage you to download and print these resources as you need them or you may contact LiveWell Greenville staff to order more for your medical practice.
Information for patients
Breakfast is Best – Helpful for children and parents who skip breakfast due to lack of hunger, lack of time, or the misconception that skipping breakfast will lead to weight loss. Offered by www.letsgo.org.
Keep your Portions in Proportion – Includes graphics to illustrate proper portion sizes for various food groups. Offered by www.letsgo.org.
Use Canned or Frozen Fruits or Veggies – If patients and families find fresh fruits and vegetables to be too expensive or time consuming, this handout gives advice on canned and frozen foods. Offered by www.letsgo.org.
Slow, Go and Whoa Foods for adults and for kids – Helpful concise information that illustrates which foods are dense in nutrients and which are dense in calories, pointing patients to healthy choices. Offered by www.wecan.org.
7 Healthy Habits – An online resource through Eat Smart Move More South Carolina