Tag: Probiotics

The Role of the Human Microbiome in Obesity-related Health—Nursing Accredited

The Role of the Human Microbiome in Obesity-related Health—Nursing Accredited

| October 1, 2017

This is a complimentary continuing education activity for nurses. Earn 1.5 Contact Hours. Course Instructions: Visit https://tinyurl.com/BTCE-MicrobiomeNursing to access the post-test Participants must read the designated article and take, submit, and pass the post-test by October 1, 2019. Participants must answer at least 70% of the post-test questions correctly to pass and receive credit for the […]

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The Role of the Human Microbiome in Obesity-related Health—Dietitian Accredited

The Role of the Human Microbiome in Obesity-related Health—Dietitian Accredited

| October 1, 2017

This is a complimentary continuing education activity for dietitians. Earn 1.5 CPEU. Course Instructions: Visit https://tinyurl.com/BTCE-MicrobiomeDietitians to access the post-test Participants must read the designated article and take, submit, and pass the post-test by April 26, 2021. Participants must answer at least 70% of the post-test questions correctly to pass and receive credit for the activity […]

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Nutrition in the Management of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver

Nutrition in the Management of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver

| January 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

by Jacqueline Jacques, ND Bariatric Times. 2010;7(1):18–22 This is a CE-accredited article. Instructions and post-test are at the end of the article. A downloadable PDF of instructions and post-test are also available here.

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Probiotics, Prebiotics, Gut Microbiota, and Obesity

Probiotics, Prebiotics, Gut Microbiota, and Obesity

| November 17, 2009 | 2 Comments

by Margaret Furtado, MS, RD, LDN Bariatric Times. 2009;6(11):27–30. INTRODUCTION Probiotics are nonpathogenic live microorganisms that are believed to confer health benefits to the host when ingested. Researchers have suggested weight loss and/or antiobesity effects are among these benefits. Prebiotics are nondigestible oligosaccharides believed to act as “fertilizers” of colonic microbiota, enhancing growth of beneficial […]

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