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Hydration Myths and Realities - WEB286
Hydration Myths and Realities

WEB286 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Craig Horswill, PhD, MS, BS
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The goal of this webinar is to teach participants how to apply strategies to help their patients, clients, or people in their community maintain adequate hydration for performance, health and safety particularly when the physical demands stress hydration status. Upon completion, participants will be able to:
  • Explain how to estimate fluid loss during exercise and thereby estimate and recommend fluid intake needs of people who exercise or do demanding physical work
  • Identify and describe the detrimental effects of dehydration particularly when one is exercising
  • Identify and describe the detrimental effects of over hydration, or hyperhydration that can lead to hyponatremia
  • Identify and describe the benefits of maintaining proper hydration in active individuals

Craig Horswill, PhD, discloses that he is a Board Member and receives teaching and speaking fees for EAS Academy, Abbott Nutrition.

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 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 6/26/2018

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