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Obesity in Young Children - CE243-60
Obesity in Young Children
CE243-60 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Deborah Krepcio, RN, MSN, CPNP and Kathleen Foell, RD, MS and Sara C. Folta, PhD and Jeanne P. Goldberg, RD, PhD and Sonja Goedkoop, RD, LD, MSPH
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Objectives:
The goal of this program is to update nurses’, dietitians’, athletic trainers’, dietary managers’, school nutritionists’, fitness professionals’ and health educators’ knowledge of basic nutrition and fitness for the overweight or obese well child. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the problem of pediatric obesity in the U.S and its negative consequences
  • Describe factors that play a role in the development of childhood obesity
  • List practical solutions for parents of overweight children

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 2/19/2017

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