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48-Hour Nutrition Certificate Online

Features David Seaman, DC, MS, DABCN, DACBN, a highly regarded nutritional expert.  Take home detailed, clinically applicable knowledge of nutritional relationships.  Study dietary imbalances that lead to the expression of chronic diseases. Learn a practical approach to nutrional supplementaion and understand nutrition across the life cycle.

Purchase each session for $249 or all 4 for $849 (save $147). Complete the program online at your own pace.  Approved for DC's in MN, IA, ND, SD.

Session 1: You will be introduced to the chemistry of chronic disease with a focus on altered ATP synthesis, free radical activity, and chronic inflammatory mechanisms. Take home detailed, clinically applicable knowledge of nutritional relationships. Learn how diet and supplementation can modulate the activity of eicosanoids, cytokines, NF-kB, homocysteine, LDL/HDL cholesterol, and C-reactive protein. Gluten sensitivity is reviewed in its atypical pattern of expression. Learn clinical applications of the emerging vitamin D research. 12 CE hours. $249

Session 2: You will review current supplemental manufacturing legislation (codes, FDA, cGMPs). Learn the clinical applications of proteolytic enzymes. Study the dietary imbalances that lead to the expression of chronic diseases: essential fatty acids, glycemic index/load, mineral imbalances, dietary pH, sodium/potassium imbalance, and fiber deficiency. You will examine the metabolic syndrome X and its management. 12 CE hours. $249

Session 3: Learn a practical approach to nutritional supplementation. Find out why monotherapies often fail and which package of supplements best augments dietary changes to promote health, reduce inflammation, and prevent disease. Gain knowledge of multivitamins, magnesium, fish oil, borage oil, vitamin D, probiotics, fiber, coenzyme Q10, lipoic acid, acetyl-L-carnitine and phytonutrients. Discover valuable weight management strategies. 12 CE hours. $249

Session 4: Nutrition across lifecycle is viewed from the window of chronic disease expression in relation to dietary imbalances. Conditions covered include osteoarthritis, depression, macular degeneration, autoimmunity, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, low back pain, headache, Parkinson's disease, endometriosis, menopause, cancer, Alzheimer's disease, heart disease, osteoporosis and prostate disease. 12 CE hours. $249

David Seaman, DC, MS, DABCN, DACBN received his bachelor's degree in biology from Rutgers University, and then attended New York Chiropractic College, graduating in 1986. He earned his master's degree in nutrition from the University of Bridgeport in 1991 and completed his postdoctoral studies in neurology at Logan College of Chiropractic the next year. A popular and prolific author of nutrition, chiropractic and neurology articles, Dr. Seaman is author of the text Clinical Nutrition for Pain, Inflammation and Tissue Healing.

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Northwestern's Continuing Education Department endeavors to present information that is timely, accurate and helpful in the on-going education and relicensure requirements of health care professionals. Individuals taking these courses assume all responsibility for checking with their professional licensing boards or other governing bodies regarding the clinical applicability of course content, presumed competencies which may be developed as a result of taking any course, seminar, or other mode of instruction.

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