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Weight Management - CHES585
Weight Management
Facts Not Fads

CHES585 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Connie Goldsmith, RN, MPA and Nicole Henretty, RD, LDN
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The goal of this program is to empower dietitians to help patients evaluate dietary recommendations and to make lifestyle changes to better manage their weight. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to —
  • Describe the prevalence and effects of overweight and obesity in the U.S.
  • Discuss how diet and exercise contribute to weight management.
  • List four traits shared by those who have maintained weight loss.

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for health educators.
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.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 6/15/2013

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Gannett Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity. Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no real or perceived conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Gannett Education guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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