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Regulation of Body Weight - CE717
Regulation of Body Weight

CE717 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Dale Ames Kline, MS, RD, LD and Steven S. Bhimji, MD, PhD and Sonja Goedkoop, MSPH, RDN
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Objectives:
The goal of this regulation of body weight continuing education program is to provide dietitians, health educators, nurses, pharmacists and physical therapists with information on the role of energy balance in obesity. After studying the information presented here, the learner will be able to:
  • Define obesity, explain how to measure it and list its potential health complications
  • Discuss the consequences of body fat distribution in men and women
  • Discuss the interactions of hormones, peptides, neurotransmitters, organs, and the brain in the regulation of energy balance, and the roles they play in obesity
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including dietitians, health educators, nurses, pharmacists and physical therapists.
 
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at cedirect.continuingeducation.com and search for this topic title.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 6/15/2017


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