Food Issues and Pregnancy - RD28

Food Issues and Pregnancy

by Dale Ames Kline, MS, RD, LD and Sarah Waybright, MS, RD, LD
RD28
(4.4 / 95 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Dietetics/Nutrition (1.00 CPEU)

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Summary:

Achieving an appropriate weight gain and making safe dietary choices are of special importance throughout pregnancy to ensure a healthy baby. This continuing education program answers questions regarding appropriate weight gain, preventing foodborne illness, whether or not various foods and food components are safe for the mother and baby, and the best vitamin supplements for pregnant women.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education program is to provide dietitians with adequate information on appropriate weight gain and safety of various foods and supplements during pregnancy. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify adequate or inadequate weight gain during pregnancy
  • Explain some of the strategies that can be used to prevent foodborne illness during pregnancy
  • Discuss the safety of various foods, components of foods, herbs and supplements during pregnancy
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for nutrition professionals.
 
OnCourse Learning is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider (#GD001) with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). This course is a Level 1 course.
 
OnCourse Learning is also accredited by the Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition (provider # FBN 50-1489).
 
This program has been approved for fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the Certifying Board for Dietary Managers (CBDM). Granting prior approval does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor.

Course Originally Released on: 1/15/2012
Date of Most Recent Review: 4/7/2015
Course Termination/Update Date: 4/7/2018

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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Linda S - Holly Springs, MS  ·  Jun 28, 2016
This was an informative course but there were several questions on the test on topics which were not covered in the course.
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Phyllis S - Kirkland, WA  ·  Oct 12, 2015
Good overview of wieght gain, food safety, and the use of supplements in pregnancy
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Madison T - Germantown, TN  ·  Sep 28, 2015
Helpful and simple course on food issues and pregnancy
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Holly G - Harrison, OH  ·  Aug 24, 2015
easy to understand. meets objectives. helpful for general counseling.
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RUTH A - Hawthorne, NY  ·  Mar 09, 2015
It is very important the weight gain during the pregnant to have healthy babies
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