Our Canadian section is still undergoing research and revisions. As we are an American based organization, we provide this information for general education only. This page should NOT be taken as absolute fact, merely informational. We will continue to research and update this section as time permits.
According to the Manitoba College of Dietitians, "the title 'Registered Dietitian' is protected by law meaning that only those who have met the education requirements and are registered with the College of Dietitians of Manitoba, can use this title."
There are no restrictions on the use of the term "nutritionist", and "anyone can provide nutrition advice and call themselves a nutritionist."