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Ch 14: MTLE Health: Nutritional Health Across the Life Span

About This Chapter

The MTLE Health exam contains questions that deal with nutritional health. Study for this portion of the exam efficiently by using our interactive chapter.

MTLE Health: Nutritional Health Across the Life Span - Chapter Summary

Pick up useful details about nutrition throughout the course of a person's life by watching our video lessons. Once you are done, you will be better educated about:

  • Prenatal care
  • Nutritional needs of infants and toddlers
  • Adolescent nutritional needs
  • Nutritional needs during adulthood
  • Factors that affect individual nutrition
  • Late adulthood nutrition

Watch our video lessons multiple times to expand upon your knowledge of nutrition. Doing so helps you prepare for the exam in a short period of time. Make sure you are ready for the test by using our self-assessment quizzes and lesson transcripts. Scrolling through parts of a lesson is made simple thanks to video tags.

8 Lessons in Chapter 14: MTLE Health: Nutritional Health Across the Life Span
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Prenatal Care: Nutrition

1. Prenatal Care: Nutrition

Does the saying 'You're now eating for two' mean that a pregnant women should double her caloric intake? What types of foods are needed during pregnancy? What about foods to avoid? Learn this and more in this lesson on prenatal nutrition.

Nutritional Needs During Breastfeeding

2. Nutritional Needs During Breastfeeding

In this lesson, you will learn about nutritional requirements during breastfeeding. You will gain a clear understanding of the types of foods and beverages recommended as well as how much is recommended for women who are breastfeeding.

Infant & Toddler Nutrition Needs

3. Infant & Toddler Nutrition Needs

In this lesson, you will learn about the nutritional needs of infants and toddlers. You will also learn about healthy food choices and foods that should be avoided for both infants and toddlers.

Children's Nutritional Needs

4. Children's Nutritional Needs

In this lesson, you will learn about the nutritional needs for preschoolers and school age children. You will gain an understanding of recommended caloric requirements and food choices.

Nutrition During Adolescence

5. Nutrition During Adolescence

In this lesson, you will learn about nutritional needs during adolescence and how they differ from younger children's needs. You will also gain an understanding of nutrition-related concerns for adolescents, as well as specific dietary recommendations.

Nutrition Needs During Adulthood

6. Nutrition Needs During Adulthood

In this lesson, you will learn about nutritional requirements during adulthood. You will also gain an understanding of nutrition-related concerns facing grown-ups, as well as daily dietary recommendations for adults.

Nutrition Needs for Older Adults

7. Nutrition Needs for Older Adults

In this lesson, we will exam the nutritional needs of older adults. You will learn about nutrition-related concerns of seniors and gain knowledge about dietary recommendations.

How Socioeconomic Status Affects Nutrition

8. How Socioeconomic Status Affects Nutrition

In this lesson, we will take a look at how your socioeconomic status affects your nutritional health. We will look closely at the socioeconomic factors that directly and indirectly affect your nutritional status.

Chapter Practice Exam
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