February 2013 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 1: Health & Fitness News, and Carbohydrates and Endurance Training

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Description

If you want to be in the know this course is for you. It’s packed with the newest research on a wide range of topics. You can learn about how to keep your heart healthy and add years to your life through leisure time physical activity, how child obesity is linked to sleep patterns and electronic devices and how weight lifting can decrease risks of metabolic syndrome. You will also discover how to properly use carbohydrates to fuel for exercise and how they can help performance, finding out what to consider when choosing types of carbohydrates. So much great information packed into one course.

Available Course Credits

AASFP
0.10
ACSM
1.00
ACTION
0.10
AFPA
1.00
CI
1.00
IFPA
1.00
ISFTA
1.00
ISSA
1.00
ISTA
0.10
NCCPT
0.10
NCEP
1.00
NCSF
0.50
NESTA
0.10
NETA
1.00
NFPT
0.50
NSPA
1.00
PTAG
1.00
PTIA
1.00
REPS NZ
0.75
REPs UAE
1.00
REPs UK
1.00

Learning Objectives

    After reading these articles, you should be able to:
  1. Discuss the research studies and findings described in the Making News section.
  2. Discuss factors that affect carbohydrate needs during endurance exercise.
  3. Describe the concept of carbohydrate availability.
  4. Discuss and explain the efficacy of carbohydrate intake strategies such as carbohydrate loading and use of the glycemic index.

Course Procedure

  1. Enroll in the course.
  2. View the course content.
  3. Take the test. (You must score 80% to pass. If you do not pass, you may retake the test.)
  4. Print your certificate of completion.

Course Content

Runners Go Pants-Free for Charity
Article
Improve Running Economy
Article
College Cuts Sports, Focuses on Fitness
Article
Water Workouts Work Well
Article
Leisure-Time Physical Activity Adds Years to Your Life
Article
Lift Weights, Avoid Metabolic Syndrome
Article
The Biggest Loser Watchers Avoid Exercise
Article
Kids’ Sleep, Obesity and Electronic Devices
Article
Leisure-Time Activity Helps Hearts
Article
Carbohydrate Intake for Endurance Training: Redefining Traditional Views
What your clients need to know about “carb availability.”
Article
IDEA Author, Presenter Reaches Everest Base Camp
Article
February 2013 IDEA Fitness Journal Quiz 1: Health & Fitness News, and Carbohydrates and Endurance Training
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