Childhood Obesity:Part I– The rate of obesity among children and adolescents in the United States has nearly tripled between the early 1980s and 2000. It has however not changed significantly between 2000 and 2006 with the most recent statistics showing a level just over 17 percent In 2008, the rate of overweight and obese children in the United States was 32%, and had stopped climbing. In 2011, a national cohort study of infants and toddlers found that nearly one-third of US children were overweight or obese at 9 months and 2 years old
Preventing Child Overweight and Obesity, Raising Children to be Competent Eaters-
Understand the connection between eating competency and childhood obesity prevention.
Learn to incorporate positive, practical obesity prevention strategies into routine education and practice.
1.0 Free CPEUs for Registered Dieticians
This course also offers Free CEUs for Physicians and Nurses
Expires Decemeber 2013