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Certified Nutrition Specialist: Test Prep

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Refer to the video and text lessons in this study guide to help you review major concepts covered on the Nutrition Specialist certification exam. You can use this course to review topics such as metabolism, digestion and the roles of different nutrients.
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21 Chapters in Certified Nutrition Specialist: Test Prep

21 chapters in Certified Nutrition Specialist: Test Prep

Ch 1. Fundamental Principles of Nutrition {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[38345].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How Diet and Exercise Affect Health and Chronic Conditions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17689].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17689].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Assessing Your Nutrition, Diet & Health: How to Avoid Disease Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25643].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25643].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Find Sources of Reliable Nutrition Information Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25644].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25644].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Nutritional Myths, Facts, Risks & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17710].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17710].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Using the Scientific Method in the Nutrition Field Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25641].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25641].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Experimental Design in Science: Definition & Method Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3602].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3602].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Prenatal Care: Nutrition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20050].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20050].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Prenatal Care: Vitamins and Minerals Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20988].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20988].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Neonatal Period: Lactation and Nursing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2900].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2900].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Nutritional Needs During Breastfeeding Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38347].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38347].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Infant & Toddler Nutrition Needs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38348].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38348].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Nutrition, Health, and Safety in Early Childhood Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Children's Nutritional Needs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38349].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38349].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Nutrition During Adolescence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38350].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38350].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Nutrition Needs During Adulthood Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38351].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38351].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Nutrition Needs for Older Adults Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38352].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38352].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - How Socioeconomic Status Affects Nutrition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38353].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38353].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Energy-Yielding Nutrients: Carbohydrates, Fat & Protein Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25639].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25639].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Calories: Definition, Purpose & Total Count Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18744].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18744].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Energy Balance: How the Body Uses Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23201].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23201].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How Energy-Containing Molecules Support Physical Activity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23206].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23206].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Nutrients to Support Physical Activity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23209].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23209].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Nutrients and Calorie Needs in an Athlete's Training Diet Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23208].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23208].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Foods to Optimize Athletic Performance Before, During & After Competition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25029].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25029].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Water's Role as a Nutrient: Importance & Dietary Need Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Staying Well Hydrated: The Importance of Fluids During Exercise Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23210].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23210].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Determination of Energy Use by the Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23202].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23202].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Organic vs Inorganic Nutrients: Differences & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25640].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25640].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Structure and Function of Carbohydrates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Structure and Function of Lipids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Proteins I: Structure and Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[290].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[290].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Proteins II: Amino Acids, Polymerization and Peptide Bonds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[292].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[292].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Proteins III: Structure and Characteristics of the 20 Amino Acids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Proteins IV: Primary, Secondary, Tertiary and Quaternary Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[293].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[293].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Biochemical Reactions: Synthesis and Decomposition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Function of Enzymes: Substrate, Active Site & Activation Energy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3196].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3196].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Coenzymes, Cofactors & Prosthetic Groups: Function and Interactions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3198].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3198].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Enzymatic Reactions: Inhibition and Regulation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3199].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3199].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Oxidation & Reduction Reactions in the Metabolism: Process & Significance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27843].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27843].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Redox Reactions & Electron Carriers in Cellular Respiration: Definitions and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cellular Respiration: Energy Transfer in Cells Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Glycolysis Pathway: Steps, Products & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Lactic Acid & Alcoholic Fermentation: Comparison, Contrast & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2461].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2461].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Citric Acid (Krebs) Cycle: Products and Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Electron Transport Chain: Products and Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[333].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[333].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How the Kidneys Regulate Water Balance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5525].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5525].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Adrenal Cortex: Aldosterone and Body Fluid Balance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3999].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3999].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - How the Kidneys Regulate Acid Base Balance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5526].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5526].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Arterial Blood Gas and Acid Base Balance: Tests and Interpretation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14749].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14749].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Carbohydrate Digestion and Absorption: Process & End Products Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3162].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3162].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Chemical Digestion of Carbohydrates: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7073].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7073].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Lipids Digestion and Absorption Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3164].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3164].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Protein Digestion and Absorption Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3163].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3163].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Fiber is Digested by the Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25920].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25920].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Absorption of Micronutrients and Water into the Bloodstream Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25921].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25921].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Absorption of Nutrients to the Lymphatic System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25922].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25922].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How are Nutrients Transported Around the Body? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25924].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25924].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Gastrointestinal Health & Digestive Problems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25923].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25923].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Role of the Human Gut Microbiome Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38362].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38362].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What Are Prebiotics & Probiotics? - Role in the GI Tract Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38363].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38363].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Anabolism and Catabolism: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13793].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13793].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Effects of Feasting & Fasting on Cells Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29514].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29514].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Substrate-level Phosphorylation and Oxidative Phosphorylation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27845].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27845].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Glycogenesis, Glycogenolysis, and Gluconeogenesis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27846].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27846].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Protein Synthesis in Cells: Process & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27847].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27847].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Lipogenesis: Process & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27848].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27848].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Alcohol Metabolism: Process & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27849].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27849].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - DNA: Chemical Structure of Nucleic Acids & Phosphodiester Bonds Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2179].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2179].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Eicosanoids: Definition, Function, Types & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What Are Cytokines? - Definition, Types & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38366].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38366].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What Are Inborn Errors of Metabolism? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38367].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38367].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How Amino Acids Form Protein Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19096].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19096].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Essential & Nonessential Amino Acids: Difference & Roles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Protein Quality & Completeness: Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19098].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19098].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Primary Functions of Protein in the Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Proteins: Food Sources & Recommended Intakes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19100].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19100].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Protein Turnover & Balance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Health Effects Associated with Proteins Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19102].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19102].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How Vegetarian Diets Include Protein: Plant vs. Animal Proteins Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Vitamins We Need: Their Importance & Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17898].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17898].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Classification of Vitamins: Water-soluble & Fat-soluble Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Vitamin C: Water-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21098].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21098].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Thiamin: Water-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Riboflavin: Water-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21100].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21100].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Niacin, B5, B6 & B7: Water-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Folate: Water-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21102].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21102].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - B12: Water-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Vitamin A: Fat-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency and Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21277].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21277].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Vitamin D: Fat-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21278].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21278].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Vitamin E: Fat-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21279].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21279].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Vitamin K: Fat-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21280].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21280].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Sodium, Potassium & Chloride: Electrolyte Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Calcium Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21825].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21825].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Copper: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sulfur Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21818].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21818].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Selenium: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22286].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22286].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Magnesium Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21817].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21817].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Chromium: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22287].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22287].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Phosphorus Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21816].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21816].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Iron: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Zinc: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21686].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21686].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Iodine: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Fluoride: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22947].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22947].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Manganese: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22948].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22948].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Molybdenum: Deficiency & Toxicity Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22949].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22949].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Impact of Functional Foods & Nutraceuticals on Health Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38371].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38371].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Vitamin Supplements: Benefits & Risks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21501].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21501].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Mineral Supplements: Benefits and Risks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21618].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21618].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Genetic Engineering? - Definition, Benefits & Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Effects of Food Processing on Nutrient Value Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38373].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38373].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Are Fortified Foods? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38374].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38374].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What Are Phytochemicals & Zoochemicals? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38375].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38375].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Healthy Diet Planning Guidelines: Nutrients & Food Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18741].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18741].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - The American Diet: Characteristics, Food Habits & Guidelines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18743].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18743].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Dietary Reference Intakes: EAR, RDA, AI & UL Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27964].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27964].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What is Organic Food? - Definition, Facts, Pros & Cons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17039].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17039].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - How to Elicit a Patient's Health History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38377].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38377].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Assessing a Patient's Nutritional History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38378].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38378].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Food Allergies & Food Intolerance: Types & Symptoms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38379].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38379].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - CBC Test: White Blood Cells Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14744].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14744].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Hemoglobin A1C Blood Test: Description & Optimal Ranges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38381].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38381].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Thyroid Stimulating Hormone Blood Test: Description & Optimal Ranges Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38382].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38382].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Evaluating Family Health History as a Risk Factor for Disease Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38383].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38383].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Regulation of Gene Expression: Transcriptional Repression and Induction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2566].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2566].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Nutritional Genomics: Nutrigenomics & Nutrigenetics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38384].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38384].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Diet-Affected Genetic Metabolic Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38385].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38385].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Determining Body Fat Content: Reliable Options & Optimal Weight Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - What is Anthropometric Measurement? - Tools, Purpose & Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38386].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38386].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Body Composition Estimations: Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis & Waist-to-Hip Ratio Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38387].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[38387].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Determining Your Nutritional Needs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17708].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17708].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Certified Nutrition Specialist: Test Prep
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Ch. 1:  Fundamental Principles of Nutrition
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Ch. 2:  Life Cycle Stages & Nutrition
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Ch. 3:  Energy Balance & The Body
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Ch. 4:  The Chemical Composition of Nutrients
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Ch. 5:  Nutritional Biochemistry
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Ch. 6:  Nutrition-Related Physiology
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Ch. 7:  Digestion & Nutrient Absorption
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Ch. 8:  Metabolism of Nutrients
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Ch. 9:  Carbohydrates in Health & Nutrition
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Ch. 10:  Protein's Role in Nutrition
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Ch. 11:  Lipids in Health & Nutrition
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Ch. 12:  Vitamins in Nutrition
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Ch. 13:  Minerals in Health & Nutrition
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Ch. 14:  Symptoms of Mineral Deficiency & Toxicity
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Ch. 15:  Meeting Nutrient Requirements
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Ch. 16:  Nutritional Assessment
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Ch. 17:  Clinical Intervention & Monitoring
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Ch. 18:  Drug & Nutrient Interactions
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Ch. 19:  Dietary Therapeutics & Behavior Optimization
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Ch. 20:  The Risk of Eating Disorders to Nutrition
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Ch. 21:  Professional Issues in Nutrition
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