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Gp

Is the first point of contact people go to for health concerns - he/she listens to their symptoms then carries out tests and diagnoses illnesses, diseases, and prescribes suitable treatments and refers patients for help

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Dietician

Person who gives out advice to individuals or groups of people about their diets- he/she advices caterers in Hospitals and nursing homes about menus and carries out research into the links between food and its effects on the body

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Nurse

Usually works alongside and doctor to monitor or advice individual patients with specific diet related conditions such as diabetes + high blood pressure