The goal of this continuing education program is to provide dietitians, fitness professionals, health educators, and physical therapists with adequate information on the nutritional implications of common adverse effects experienced during pregnancy, as well as the role of exercise in pregnancy. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Discuss various symptoms from the adverse effects of pregnancy and how they might be alleviated
- Explain the benefits of exercise during pregnancy
- Describe the precautions that should be taken when a woman exercises while pregnant
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including dietitians, fitness professionals, health educators, and physical therapists.
Health Educators: 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
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.
Sponsored by Gannett Education, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours.
Provider ID: CA0084.