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Cancer and the Older Adult: The Personal Trainer’s Resource

0.4 ACE, 0.4 NASM, 0.5 NFPT, 0.4 NSCA(CSCS, NSCA-CPT) Order online at www.AAHF.info $79.00 Cancer and the Older Adult home study continuing education course identifies cancer risk factors and provides cancer prevention strategies related to lifestyle. The facts and practical applications are intertwined is such a way as to render the information totally relevant. That is, this resource not only deals with the essential materials related to cancer risk, disease states and treatment, but offers research-based guidelines for both avoiding and addressing cancer. There is a section on physical activity for cancer survivors, with specific recommendations regarding exercise and lymphedema. A similar and equally strong segment of this resource is the nutritional guidelines for cancer survivors. All of this leads to a chapter which features specific diet and exercise recommendations for living productively after surviving various types of cancer. This is followed by recipes for attaining desirable amounts of fruits and proteins through shakes and smoothies. Trainers will learn research-based guidelines for both avoiding and addressing cancer. This resource identifies cancer risk factors and provides cancer prevention strategies related to lifestyle. It is an ideal continuing education program for any fitness professional who wishes to work safely and effectively with mature adults who have experienced cancer. This certificate package with online test includes a 64-page manual and 40-page workbook in PDF format. Instructions for completing the 20 question multiple-choice online test and obtaining CECs are also included. Note: This course package is made available for immediate download after purchase. All materials for this course are received electronically. Nothing is mailed.
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