About Vie Nutrition

Jeanette Starkey

Jeanette is a specialist gastroenterology dietitian with over 16 years experience. Her areas of research and expertise focus on irritable bowel syndrome, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, food allergies/intolerances and probiotics. She also works closely with patients who have inflammatory bowel disease, coeliac disease and liver disease.

Jeanette set up Vie Nutrition to provide a unique service focusing on bowel health and function. We are able to provide an in-depth assessment and fully understand the clinical, social and nutritional factors which affect bowel function. This enables us to focus on the key factors impacting on bowel health and thereby provide the right advice and dietary management. We can also undertake testing for food allergies and for SIBO (small intestinal bacterial overgrowth).

Jeanette’s specialist areas include conditions such as:

Jeanette is registered with the Health Professions Council (www.hpcheck.org) and the British Dietetic Association (www.bda.uk.com)

HCPC Registered, BDA - The Association of UK Dietiticians

Elaine Jennings

Elaine has been a registered dietitian for over 22 years, specialising in Diabetes, Weight management, mental health & eating disorders, and sports nutrition in the NHS and private sector. She is a Registered Sport & Exercise Nutritionist and qualified teacher. Elaine can assess individuals holistically, considering physical and mental health and their own wellness goals, and then draw upon a range of interventions both as individual or group, to achieve and maintain these goals over the long term.

Her expertise in developing and delivering structured education groups resulted in her being awarded winner of the UK Diabetes " Quality in Care" Award, 2013.

Elaine is undertaking further psychotherapy training to qualify as a Group Analyst with the Institute of Group Analysis (IGA), having completed a Diploma in group work and having workgroup practitioner status with the IGA. She is experienced in conducting groups for people with emotional or relational difficulties making self-management of chronic conditions more challenging and she has an interest in work groups and team dynamics.