A Better Nutrition Menu: Pureed Protein-Rich


If your client requires a soft foods diet, use the Better Nutrition Pureed Foods Menu! 

The Better Nutrition Pureed Foods Menu is your better tool for clients who require a soft foods diet. Whether your client is post-surgery or just needs choices that don’t require much chewing and are easy to digest, this menu is for them. Ask your client if their doctor has recommended a soft foods diet, or recommend that they speak with their doctor if you believe a pureed diet is necessary.

Is it high in protein?

Yes, each choice on the Better Nutrition Pureed Foods Menu provides protein. While protein is important, getting in the healing power of a variety of plants is, too. This menu will help your client consume a better nutrition rainbow from vegetables, herbs and spices more often.

Using The Shop of Better Nutrition Assessment Tools, you have made better, personalized, total nutrition recommendations for your client, including inviting your client to incorporate the Better Nutrition Pureed Foods Menu. Get permission to share the results of the assessments with the other members of your client’s healthcare team. Did you know that you can seamlessly use these tools with your Practice Better, Healthie and other EHR accounts? For an example, Learn how to Practice Better Nutrition in this post.


How do I use the Better Nutrition Pureed Foods Menu with my client?

If your client has been prescribed a soft foods diet, work with your client to implement the Better Nutrition Pureed Foods Menu. The menu contains a rich variety of pureed foods that are good sources of protein. Your client can follow the menu as-is, or he/she may opt to use is as a guide, based on doctor’s recommendations, of course!

What if my client can’t eat some of the foods on the menu?

The menu provides a variety of different foods to help your client make choices that can be tolerated and are tasty. Review the whole menu together to find easy swaps for most ingredients.

What about supplements?

Your client must discuss use of any supplements with his/her practitioner, especially if your client is going to have surgery or just had surgery. Sign up to see our approved supplements including liquids, powders, sprays and creams in the Better Nutrition Supplement Store.