Top 5 Nutritionists to Follow on Twitter

In last few years, Twitter has evolved from a simple social media platform to one of the most credible sources of information on the internet. For many, Twitter is the new Google as more and more people embrace the power of hash tags over keywords. Twitter is used by millions as an excellent source of information because it is the favorite social media platform of market leaders, professionals, experts, journalists, writers, etc. These professionals also find the 140 character long tweet a perfect length to share their new findings, tips and expert opinions without investing time.

For those who are more into nutrition and healthy food, keeping up with ever changing facts, figures and studies is often a problem but not if you know who to follow on Twitter.

If more than two hundred and forty thousand people are following your account, you must be doing something right. Same is the case with Joy Bauer, a renowned health and nutrition expert currently working for NBC’s TODAY Show and a writer of bestselling books on nutrition. You can have a perfect dose of daily health tips and nutrition information as she tweets 5 to 6 times a day. Most of her tweets are about weight loss that makes it a perfect account to follow for people looking to get rid of extra fat.

If you are following her, you don’t need to look for a better authority on the subject of nutrition and fitness anymore.


Followers: 243k

Daily Tweets: 5-8

Following Dr. John La Puma can bring you multiple advantages. You can have latest updates about industry news from the popular PBS Host with a witty commentary on the nutrition and fitness topics/news/updates/facts. Other than that, it is also a good practice to seek information from industry leaders and Dr John La Puma is one of them. He wrote two bestselling books on nutrition and weight loss that makes him authority on the subject.


Followers: 16k

Daily Tweets: 4-5

More than 32 thousand people follow America’s number 1 Fat Loss expert for a reason. Author of bestselling book “Fire up Your Fat Burn”, Lori Shemek can come up with precise and simple tweets about how to keep your body in shape. For those who don’t want to get into details of things and just want to follow simple instructions, Lori Shemek is a one to follow. She also encourages weight loss ideas that are against going into starvation, so follow her if you want to lose weight without sacrificing your cravings.


Followers: 32.6K

Daily Tweets: 5-6

4. Lisa Cain (Snack Girl)

This account is owned by a popular food blog ( owner, Lisa Cain who is followed by more than 76 thousand loyal followers due to quality of her content. In addition to sharing her taste filled recipes, she makes sure to provide information about the nutrition, fitness and health along with weight loss tips. Her followers can find the sweet balance between taste and health in her recipes as well as in her tweets.


Followers: 76.7k

Daily Tweets: 5-6

More than 3 and a half million people follow Dr. Oz on Twitter because of his popularity as a host in The Dr. Oz Show and his authoritative take on fitness, health and nutrition related topics. His account is a must-follow for people with heart problems as he is a Cardiac Surgeon. He is also considered among the richest doctors in the world and considered as an authority when it comes to heart related diet and nutrition.


Followers: 3.64million

Daily Tweets: 4-6


Author: Iftikhar Alam
Author Bio: Iftihkar is a regular blogger on Nutrition Souq and focuses on social fitness and nutrition. His goal is to help spread the word on the best nutrition and fitness professionals across the Internet and connect them with readers on the Nutrition Souq blog.