Provider: ACE - American Council On Exercise
Type: Online Course
CEC Credits: ACE 0.1 CECs , ACSM 1.0 CECs, NBHWC 1.0 Contact Hours

Is it possible that for 30 years, the Federal Guidelines for heart health were completely wrong? Why is it that obesity increased significantly after the introduction of the low-fat guidelines? Is it okay to eat red meat and eggs again? What is worse—sugar or fat?  Is it true that all chronic disease is related to inflammation? In this webinar, registered sports dietitian Justin Robinson will provide a clear answer to all of these and help you answer the same questions for your clients.

You will learn:

  • About the research that led to previous heart health and dietary guidelines
  • How the development of atherosclerosis is connected to the inflammatory process
  • The role of Omega-6-to-Omega-3 ratio in inflammation and heart health
  • The role of Saturated Fat in inflammation and heart disease
  • How dietary fats influence lipid profile
  • The 7 Metrics for Cardiovascular Health

Watch now free of charge and buy the continuing education quiz to earn 0.1 ACE CEC.

CEC Credits

Approved by the following organizations for continuing education hours:

ACSM
1.00 CECs

ACSM CEC Approval

The American College of Sports Medicine's Professional Education Committee certifies that "American Council on Exercise" meets the criteria for official ACSM Approved Provider status from (2017 - December 2020). Providership # 687637

NBHWC
1.00 Contact Hours

Reviews

title does not reflect the course content that well--better to have a more neutral tone--live and learn. pretty good on evolution of dietary guidelines, good to include inflammation and emphasize omega 3s more.