Karina Tolentino

Karina Tolentino

Karina Tolentino

Level Dietitian

Start Date 05/11/2022

Practice Name Karina Tolentino

Website dietitiankarina.com

Credentials RD, CHWC

Bio Karina is a California-based dietitian and health coach who works with people living with chronic kidney disease who are on dialysis. Her approach to nutrition includes showing you that making diet changes to improve your health can be enjoyable and sustainable throughout your life. She encourages autonomy in healthcare and supports you in making nutrition decisions that align with your values. Karina also owns her own online nutrition coaching business where she helps teach others how to create a well balanced diet to include all types of foods in a healthy way. Karina enjoys mastering new recipes, trying new cuisines, and doing any and all water sports. Karina received her Bachelor’s of Science in Dietetics at San Francisco State University. She completed her Dietetic Internship with French food service management company, Sodexo. And received her Health and Wellness Coach Certification through Wellcoaches, School of Coaching.

Latest Articles & Recipes From Karina Tolentino

Diabetic Renal Diet - Holding Glucose Monitor

Diabetic Renal Diet: What Can You Eat?

Following a diabetic and kidney disease diet can seem overwhelming. Often people focus on what foods are not allowed, making...

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Chronic Kidney Disease & The Different Stages

If your doctor has told you that you are at risk for chronic kidney disease you may be wondering how...

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Low Sodium Diet Guide

When diagnosed with kidney disease, one of the first things your doctor may tell you is to follow a low-sodium...

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Herbs and Spices in Bowls

Cooking With Herbs & Spices On a Low Sodium Diet

When you begin cooking without salt, at first it may seem a little intimidating. Some people have become habitual salters,...

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Snacking on a Low Sodium Diet

Medically Reviewed by: Lauren Budd Levy MS, RDN, LD, CSR Adding snacks to your day is a great way to...

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