Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS): Test Prep & Study Guide

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 217
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    How Diet and Exercise Affect Health and Chronic Conditions

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Course Summary

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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22 chapters in Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS): Test Prep & Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - Medical Nutrition Therapy: Definition & Uses  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Maintaining a Healthy Weight: Strategies, Methods & Effectiveness  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Medical Strategies for Weight Loss: Medication and Surgery  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Diagnosing and Treating Cardiovascular Disease  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors & Preventative Strategies  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH)  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Type 2 Diabetes: Risk Factors, Signs & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Common Endocrine Diseases, Related Hormones & Their Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Autoimmune Diseases: Definitions & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Common Gastrointestinal Disorders & Dietary Interventions  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Lactose Intolerance and the Major Disaccharides: Definition, Structure & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Anemia: Types and Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - What is Osteoporosis? - Definition, Causes & Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Fatty Liver Disease & Dietary Interventions  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - The Causes of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The Impact of Diet on Pulmonary Disease  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Nutrition & Chronic Kidney Disease  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - What Are Cognitive Disorders? - Definition and Perspectives  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Food Allergies & Intolerances: Differences & Treatments  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Nutrition Recommendations During Cancer Treatment  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Nutritional Considerations After Bariatric Surgery  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Nutritional Considerations for HIV & AIDS Patients  Take Quiz

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