ACSM 2015 Health & Fitness Summit: Hot Issues in Weight Management

Presented by: Laura J. Kruskall, RD

SKU: ACSM-HFS-15.9

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Description

Weight management is more than a simple energy intake and expenditure equation. Our clients often want to try interventions that go beyond daily energy balance. This session will provide a discussion of trends consumers are asking questions about, with a specific discussion on the role of glycemic index and nutritive and non-nutritive sweeteners in weight management. 

Available Course Credits

ACSM
3.00

Learning Objectives

1.       Explain why obesity is classified as an inflammatory disease.

2.       Describe the purpose of the glycemic index.

3.       Summarize the evidence on the use of non-nutritive sweeteners relative to weight management. 

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Hot Issues in Weight Management: Health & Fitness Summit 2015
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ACSM 2015 Health & Fitness Summit: Hot Issues in Weight Management - TEST
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