The Florida Diet Manual

The Handbook of Medical Nutrition Therapy: The Florida Diet Manual, published by The Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (FAND) since 1973, is a highly respected and widely used diet manual. Faculty of the University of North Florida’s Department of Dietetics and Nutrition serve as the editorial board, with Editor in Chief, Catherine Christie, PhD, RD, LD/N, FADA.

  • Highly respected professional resource
  • Excellent reference for healthcare practitioners
  • Contemporary scientific information & patient education materials
  • Encompasses basic nutrition information
  • Highlights age-specific nutritional requirements
  • Describes therapeutic protocols & disease condition


Revised chapters coming early 2024!

Three Versions of the Diet Manual

Online – Internet: excellent for practitioners and dietetic students who need worry-free bi-annual updates, built-in search capabilities, and wish to remain paperless. This version is used as a single subscription and housed on our server and accessed by a username and password through internet browsers.

(Note: the subscription-based internet diet manual is undergoing changes. If you have trouble logging in to your account, or you would like to become a subscriber, please contact us.)

Intranet Version: Ideal for medium to large patient care facilities, downloadable to be installed on corporate and hospital Intranets. Institutions may contact us to discuss more about this solution. Contact Us

Hard Copy: 3-hole punched, tabbed, front cover, and spine inserts (all shrink-wrapped) to be inserted into one large or two smaller binders. Reproducible patient education materials included.

As a proprietary product of the Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, copyrights and ownership remain solely with the association.