Holistic nutrition is the modern natural approach to developing a healthy balanced diet while taking into account the person as whole. Holistic nutrition is considered to be part of holistic health.(holisticnutrition.com)
It is an approach that treats a person's well being by taking into consideration all aspects of life. A long term course of action includes emotional and spiritual health along with the physical body. Modern medicine focuses on treating a symptom rather than the root cause. If a person is experiencing a symptom or chronic condition, the problem has most likely been developing for some time. The goal of holistic nutrition is to facilitate a healthy recovery plan as well as build a strong foundation for long term optimum health. (holisticnutrition.com)
Holistic Nutrition encompasses the person as a whole. It takes into account the need of the person to be healthy on the levels of the mind, body and spirit. We are emotional beings and food is considered to us to be means of social integration as well as sustenance.