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Tipping the Scales-Nutrition and Obesity Prevention (05/06/19 - 05/27/19)

This course explores current information on obesity rates in young children; the effects of childhood obesity on children’s health; factors that affect weight; helping children develop healthy habits; the importance of physical activity on obesity prevention, and parent education. Also included is basic information on nutrition, current federal guidelines (MyPlate), special considerations for infants and…

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REGISTRATION DEADLINE

Dec 01, 2018 12:00am CST

Start Date

May 06, 2019 12:00am CST

completion date

May 27, 2019 12:00am CST

Chat sessions

Topic Date Times
Week 1 Chat May 06, 2019 7:50 pm - 8:45 pm
Week 2 Chat May 13, 2019 7:50 pm - 8:45 pm
Week 3 Chat May 20, 2019 7:50 pm - 8:45 pm
Week 4 Chat May 27, 2019 7:50 pm - 8:45 pm

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inservice time

Chat Sessions: Mondays from 8:00-8:45pm CST May 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2019

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This course explores current information on obesity rates in young children; the effects of childhood obesity on children’s health; factors that affect weight; helping children develop healthy habits; the importance of physical activity on obesity prevention, and parent education. Also included is basic information on nutrition, current federal guidelines (MyPlate), special considerations for infants and toddlers, meal planning.