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weight loss


MV Nutrition provides results. People can lose up to 44 pounds in 6 months and best of all, 84% of our clients have kept the weight off and have maintained their weight loss after a year of losing weight. To learn more about our statistical results, please visit About MV Nutrition.

MV Nutrition follows the Whole Body Reboot program for weight management. It's a program that encourages eating more, not less. Eating Free means eating what you like, when you like, where you like. It’s an approach that frees you from guilt, emotional eating, boring meals and hunger pangs. And, it's a program that will teach you the truth about exercise. While it's great for health, it's not the key to weight loss. With Eating Free, you'll learn that, if you only have a few extra hours in the week, you'll be better off shopping and preparing the right foods and taking some time to de-stress than killing yourself to bust out an hour on the treadmill. Taking time to care for yourself, to eat and nourish your body; prioritize your health and diet; manage your work and stress load; relax and sleep, is the key to your health and weight.

• Do you need to lose weight?
• Are you exercising and not losing weight?
• Do you feel tired or sluggish?
• Do you feel guilty when eating?
• Can you maintain your weight loss?
• Are you at a plateau phase in your weight loss?
• Is your metabolism slow?
• Do you want to prevent diabetes or heart disease?

If you answered YES to any of these questions, you need MV Nutrition! Remove the guilt from eating and stop dieting!

Individual Program

Is direct, in-person counseling and customized care with a registered dietitian/nutrition coach. Programs are typically 4 to 6 months and consist of weekly and bimonthly meetings. People that will likely want to use the Individual Program:

• Require more personal attention to increase their motivation
• People with uncontrolled existing conditions such as diabetes, high cholesterol, hypertension, digestive disorders or any other nutrition related health issues.
• For active people or athletes that would like to talk to experts in sports nutrition for a more detailed sports nutrition plan.

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Anti-Aging /
Natural Detox

Anti-Aging / Natural Detox

anti-aging / natural detox

Detox your body and live a lifestyle of health & wellness with MV Nutrition’s Anti-Aging & Detox Program.

MV Nutrition Defines “Detox” as consuming at least 80% of your daily food from natural, powerful Superfoods full of antioxidants. These Superfoods will organically cleanse your body and provide you with optimal nutrition, health, and wellness. This is NOT a fad detox. This is a Lifestyle program where you are living and eating whole foods, real foods, and delicious Superfoods.

We define superfoods as hardworking functional foods that far surpass basic nutritional content. They are, quite simply, the cleanest, most powerful, antioxidant-rich, anti-aging foods available anywhere. Proving tremendous health benefits form heart health, brain health, boost immune system, bone health, increasing energy and strength, increasing sexual drive and helping with erectile dysfunction.

Through the Anti-Aging Detox Program, you will:

• Increase Energy
• Increase Alertness & Awareness
• Improve Your Mood
• Increase Longevity
• Increase Stamina
• Decrease Internal Inflammation

The 2-month program consists of:

• An initial assessment and nutrient analysis
• Customized meal plan with sample menus
• Metabolism test
• Shopping lists
• Snack ideas
• A bag full of Peruvian Power Foods and other Superfoods
• Individualized nutrition coaching and behavior change counseling from a Registered Dietitian

Peruvian Power Foods Book

Book written by Manuel Villacorta: “Peruvian Power Foods; 18 Superfoods, 101 Recipes, and Anti-Aging Secrets from the Amazon to the Andes”.

peruvian power foods

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sports nutrition

sports nutrition

Do you know what to eat before your exercise? Do you know how to fuel during and after your exercise? What are some healthy, nutritious dense snacks? Are you confused about supplements? Do you feel tired or sluggish?

The sports dietitians at MV Nutrition can help you:

• boost your energy,
• lose body fat,
• build muscle,
• improve your athletic performance, and
• be a winner.

Think of the sports dietitian as your personal nutrition exercise coach who can assist you with your meal plan to enhance your performance when exercising. A nutritional assessment will include a computerized nutrition analysis, measurement of body fat, measurement of resting metabolic rate, and calculation of your total energy expenditure. Moreover, specific nutrition guidelines will be provided according to the exercise you perform.

After your meeting with the sports dietitian, you will know:

• exactly how many calories you need to perform your exercise and live healthy,
• how many grams of protein, carbohydrate, and fat you will need,
• how to distribute your calories according to your exercise bouts and lifestyle, and • how many grams of carbohydrate and protein you'll need before and after your workouts.

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Nutrition experstise Corporate wellness,
Speaker, Spokesperson services

nutrition experstise Corporate wellness, Speaker, Spokesperson services

Nutrition experstise Corporate wellness, Speaker, Spokesperson services


If you are a small business, association, or corporate, non-profit, or government organization, invite Manuel Villacorta to educate your team members, empower them to make the right food choices and motivate them to take charge of their own health.

Manuel is a compelling, charismatic communicator. As a speaker, he is often praised for making audiences feel heard, motivated and engaged. He is often invited to speak at annual state and national conventions for organizations, associations and corporations as part of their wellness strategy. He also speaks to a small to very large groups brown bag lunch and learns. Known to educate team members about the truth surrounding food, Manuel empowers his audiences to make the right choices and motivates them to take charge on their own health. According to many clients, Manuel's enthusiasm and encouragement has changed their lives.

Some examples of clients include:
AOL, Facebook, IDO, Delta Airlines, Gymboree, McKesson, Williams Sonoma, Charles Schwab, San Francisco AIDS Foundation, Avon Walk for Breast Cancer, San Mateo Public Health Department, California Dietetic Association, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, California Women Infants and Children Association, among others.

To book Manuel to discuss a topic that would most benefit your organization, please contact manuel@mvnutrition.com.

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With his 16 years of experience in the field of food and nutrition, and published author, Manuel is a respected and trusted voice in the health, wellness, and food industry. Manuel has extensive experience working as a spokesperson. He acted as a national spokesperson for the academy of nutrition and dietetics, which made him an in demand bilingual spokesperson.
He has represented national food companies such as Eggland’s Best, Pop Chips. He has also served as a spokesperson for statewide campaigns for the “California Latino 5-A-Day Program” and “Got Milk”.

He acted as a media representative for the brand Foster Farms (one of the largest chicken producers on the West Coast). Their campaign enlisted him as their trusted Foster Farms’ nutritionist to serve as the key spokesperson. He acted as a primary brand ambassador to discuss the health attributes of Foster Farms’ chicken compared to “plumped” chicken competitors, and further explained the contribution of high-sodium consumption and other poor nutrition habits to ailments prevalent in the Latino community such as cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity.

The program was widely successful in informing consumers about plumping and convincingly differentiating Foster Farms’ truly natural products from the saltwater-injected products of its competitors. The event strategy helped forge over 400,000 personal interactions with consumers and media hits yielded over two million media impressions. By the end of 2009, their efforts resulted in increasing brand awareness and maintaining Foster Farms’ position as the preferred poultry brand of Latino consumers in California, despite the brand’s premium price and an economic recession. Furthermore, company research revealed that PR initiatives had a high recall rate among Latino consumers.

Manuel is now the Chief of Public Relations for the Pichuberry Company and is responsible for developing and conduction Pichuberry’s public relations campaigns regionally, and nationwide.

To book Manuel to discuss a topic that would most benefit your organization, please contact manuel@mvnutrition.com.

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other services

other services

MV Nutrition offers a wide range of services from Medical Nutrition Therapy to nutrition counseling for preganant and lactating mothers and vegetarians.

Medical Nutrition Therapy

Medical nutrition therapy (MNT) can improve patients' health and quality of life, effectively treat and manage disease, reduce complications and decrease the need for prescription drugs. It can help patients manage conditions such as cardiovascular disease, hypertension, diabetes, kidney disease, obesity and related complications, cancer, and HIV/AIDS.

Cardiovascular Disease and Hypertension

Using medical nutrition therapy, MV Nutrition will assist you in achieving normal levels of your total cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, and triglycerides. Learn how to choose foods that can decrease your “bad” cholesterol and increase you “good” cholesterol. You will learn about omega 6 and omega 3 polyunsaturated fats, monounsaturated fats, saturated fats, and how to implement these fats into your diet.


MV Nutrition uses medical nutrition therapy to help you achieve and maintain optimal blood glucose and blood lipid levels through appropriate food choices. An individualized menu plan will be provided that will supply calories for ideal weight maintenance and improve overall health.

Digestive Disorders

Digestive disorders are common diseases that often originate in the food supply. Diet revision should be primary therapy. The gastrointestinal tract is a sensing, reactive device which monitors the material flowing through it. Symptoms arising from this system provide information about its dysfunction. Seven basic symptoms alert you to the gastrointestinal tract's displeasure with your food choices - nausea, heartburn, vomiting, bloating, abdominal pain, constipation, and diarrhea.

HIV/AIDS Nutrition

Many people with HIV/ AIDS are experiencing lypodystrophy syndrome which can lead to fat wasting, insulin resistance, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, and eventually cardiovascular disease. Studies are showing that these problems persist despite the use of Highly Active Anti-Retroviral Therapy. Good nutrition helps keep your immune system strong, enabling you to better fight disease. A healthy diet improves quality of life. Also, a well-balanced diet helps the body process the many medications taken by people with HIV.