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Melissa Piccinin is a Natural Nutritional Coach and Practitioner and Registered Canadian Reflexology Therapist. She attended the University of Guelph where she received a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Clinical Nutrition Honours Program and a Certificate in Food Science. She later went on to the Institute of Holistic Nutrition where she received an honours Diploma in Holistic Nutrition. Melissa has made her company, Inner Harmony Nutritional Consulting, a successful part time practice. Her full time career is mother to three wonderful children. Melissa has recently opened a new branch of her Inner Harmony practice called the Children’s Nutrition Clinic where she specializes in pre-pregnancy issues through to children under 17 years old. Her motto is “helping children live healthy vibrant lives”.
Melissa has written articles for the Brampton Bulletin, the Brampton Guardian, NutritionEarth.com and a contributing writer with Vitality Magazine. Melissa appeared on Rogers TV Daytime in Mississauga as their nutrition expert. She is currently a teaching faculty member at both the Institute of Holistic Nutrition and Sheridan College.