Perimenopause - RD508


Is It Hot In Here or Is It Just Me?

by Colleen Ciano, MSN, RN
(4.6 / 24 ratings )

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

Price: $20.00
CE-PRO Price: $10.00


This course describes the normal changes that occur to a woman’s reproductive system as she ages and offers ways to manage unpleasant symptoms.


The purpose of this program is to improve the knowledge of physicians, nurses, dietitians, fitness professionals and health educators about the recognition and available treatments of perimenopausal symptoms. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify four common symptoms experienced by women in the perimenopausal years
  • Discuss the current recommendations for use of hormonal therapy
  • Name the three groups of non-hormonal prescription medications used to treat vasomotor symptoms

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, dietitians, fitness professionals, health educators.
Dietitians: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at or If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at and search for this topic title.
OnCourse Learning is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider (#GD001) with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). This course is a Level 2 course. Suggested CDR Learning Codes: 20900, 2010, 3000, 3020, 4000, 4180, 5000.
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: 3/2/2015
Date of Most Recent Review: 3/2/2015
Course Termination/Update Date: 3/2/2018

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.


For Florida professionals:

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Katherine A - fort lee, NJ  ·  Feb 27, 2017
A great course, learned a lot and it will help my coaching practice.
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Elizabeth G - Sea Level, NC  ·  Mar 11, 2016
interesting, educational, good for personal knowledge as well as professional
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Alissa M - Germantown, MD  ·  Mar 11, 2015
very interesting information!
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Sherri H - Hebron, KY  ·  Mar 04, 2015
good info, presented in an easy-to-understand manner
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LILIAN A - Ann Arbor, MI  ·  Dec 31, 2013
Concise, helpful information.
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Price: $20.00
CE-PRO Price: $10.00