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Nutrition and Lifestyle in Pregnancy offers an overview of the latest research findings and international recommendations on a variety of nutrition-related aspects and outcomes of pregnancy. Ensuring a healthy nutritional status and lifestyle prior to and during pregnancy is one of the best ways to help support the healthy growth and development of the unborn child. We will look at how a healthy diet and lifestyle should ideally be achieved prior to conception and provide recommendations for pre-conception counselling of women. We will also look at the nutritient recommendations for a healthy pregnancy to ensure optimal maternal and fetal outcomes as well as focus on the most common nutrition-related pregnancy complications; obesity and gestational diabetes. The learner will have the opportunity to delve into the cutting-edge world of epigenetic and metabolomic research and appreciate the enormous role that these programming effects have in long-term health and disease outcomes. Finally, we offer real life, everyday situations and questions from pregnant women to aid healthcare professionals in the nutrition-based counselling of pregnant women and their families. In addition to the English original, subtitles in Portugese language are available now!...
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Unit 1 - A Healthy Pregnancy Starts Before Conception

In this Unit we detail what nutrition and lifestyle changes should be considered and already implemented prior to conception and emphasis the important role that a healthy BMI and sufficient folate status play in providing the unborn child with the best start possible....
Reading
4 vidéos (Total 30 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
Video4 vidéos
Introduction: A Healthy Pregnancy Starts Before Conception10 min
Body Weight: Preparing For Pregnancy5 min
Folic Acid: Preparing for Pregnancy9 min
Reading3 lectures
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Unit 120 min

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Unit 2 - Nutrition and Lifestyle for a Healthy Pregnancy

The learner will gain an insight into the current nutrition-related recommendations for healthy pregnancies. We will look at the maternal physiological and metabolic adaptions that occur during pregnancy and what these play in supporting pregnancy and altering nutrient requirements. We will then focus on the changing macro- and micro-nutrient requirements during pregnancy and what outcomes these can have on both the mother and unborn child. Finally, we will focus on food-bourne illnesses and what foods and beverages or lifestyle activities to avoid during pregnancy. ...
Reading
8 vidéos (Total 61 min), 4 lectures, 1 quiz
Video8 vidéos
Physiological Adaptations of Pregnancy8 min
Metabolic Adaptations of Pregnancy7 min
Nutrition in Pregnancy: Macronutrients11 min
Nutrition in Pregnancy: Micronutrients12 min
Expert Statement Prof Przyrembel: Regulation of Food Supplements1 min
Nutritional Restrictions During Pregnancy8 min
Avoidance of Food-Bourne Illnesses9 min
Reading4 lectures
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Unit 220 min

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Unit 3 - Nutrition-Related Pregnancy Outcomes

The focus of this unit is the two most common nutrition-related pregnancy complications: obesity and gestational diabetes mellitus. Based on the latest scientific findings the learner will gain an in-depth knowledge of the risk factors, outcomes and recommendations associated with these pregnancy complications to better manage and counsel pregnant women and improve infant outcomes. ...
Reading
5 vidéos (Total 42 min), 5 lectures, 1 quiz
Video5 vidéos
Obesity: Management During Pregnancy11 min
Gestational Diabetes Mellitus: Management During Pregnancy8 min
Early Nutritional Programming: Is Epigenetics the Key?10 min
The Biochemistry of Your Body From a Drop of Blood9 min
Reading5 lectures
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Unit 320 min

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Unit 4 - Practical Advice for a Healthy Pregnancy

Learners will apply the knowledge gained in the previous lessons to real-life clinical scenarios. Pregnant women pose common questions related to nutrition and lifestyle during pregnancy and experts in the area of early nutrition offer comprehensive, scientific-based answers to aid healthcare professionals in their day-to-day interactions with pregnant women and those wishing to become pregnant....
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6 vidéos (Total 26 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
Video6 vidéos
Why Pregnant Women Should be Eating Fish9 min
Physical Activity Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy4 min
Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy4 min
Planning for Infant Feeding2 min
Nutrition in Pregnancy: Fact or Fiction?3 min
Reading3 lectures
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Reference List and Further Qualification10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
For the Whole Course20 min
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par SRApr 29th 2017

I'm a GP interacting with pregnant woman on a regular basis. This was a very enlightening refresher course. will highly recommend it to my peers. beautifully presented. N.B very pretty obstetrician!

par CGSep 8th 2017

EXCELENTE! SOY NUTRICIONISTA Y DIETISTA Y ME SIRVIO MUCHISIMO para refrescar y aprender incluso más conocimientos !! ya que voy a trabajar en un centro especializado en embarazo!\n\nMIL GRACIAS !!

Enseignant

Berthold Koletzko

Professor of Pediatrics
LMU Medical Center Dr. von Hauner Children's Hospital

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  • To find out more about nutrition and pregnancy as well as gain German, European and American accreditation points take a look at the Early Nutrition eAcademy http://www.early-nutrition.org/enea .

    You will find latest research findings and international recommendations on nutrition and lifestyle in pregnancy, as well as other interesting core modules on topics in the area of early nutrition: Breastfeeding, Infant Formula Feeding and Complementary feeding as well as a number of focus modules for more in-depth knowledge.

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