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Defining the Optimal Exercise: Prescription for Health - WEB226
Defining the Optimal Exercise: Prescription for Health

WEB226 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Dr. Timothy Church, MD, MPH, PhD
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Price: Free *  

The goal of this webinar is to provide healthcare professionals the most up to date research on physical activity, exercise, resistance training, and health. Upon completion, participants will be able to:
  • Discuss the importance of physical activity as a public health issue. Describe the health implications of low physical activity levels.
  • Utilize data from two (2) large clinical trials to support the benefits of adhering to a routine of regular physical activity, including the benefits related to body weight, heart disease, cancer and depression.
  • Discuss motivation techniques and strategies to help patients overcome common barriers to exercise and integrate and accumulate physical activity in their daily lives.
  • Discuss the role of weight lifting in health and successful aging.

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, dietitians, and health educators.
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 4/22/2016

This course has been made available for FREE through a promotional arrangement with the Beverage Institute for Health & Wellness until December 31, 2015.

* By completing this course for free, you are agreeing to share your contact information, demographic and/or survey information with OnCourse Learning and these promotional partners for potential marketing purposes. If you do not want this information to be shared, you can take this course for $ 15.00 by clicking here.

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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 relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. ContinuingEducation.com guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

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

This course completion will be electronically reported to CE Broker as required per Florida Statute 456.025(7). Click here to view your CE Broker transcript and check the status of your CE requirements with a FREE 7-day CE Broker trial subscription. It may take up to 24 hours for the course to appear on your CE Broker transcript.

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