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No Bones About It! Osteoporosis Update Course

by Scott Josephson, MS, RD

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Type: Online Course

Item: C910459CEC

Description

About one in three females are diagnosed with osteoporosis. Guess what? Men, chronic dieters and some athletes are also at risk! Learn about the complications that can arise with this diagnosis, preventive treatments, exercise applications, bone physiology, risk factors, and dietary and pharmaceutical supplementation. If you are at risk, or if you know someone who is, you don't want to miss this course!
By Scott Josephson, MS, RD

Available Course Credits

AASFP
0.20
ACSM
2.00
CHEK
2.00
CI
2.00
IFPA
2.00
ISFTA
2.00
ISSA
2.00
NCCPT
0.20
NCSF
1.00
NESTA
0.20
NETA
2.00
NFPT
0.25
NSPA
2.00
PTAG
2.00
PTIA
2.00
REPS NZ
1.50
REPs UAE
2.00
REPs UK
2.00
W.I.T.S.
2.00

Learning Objectives

  1. Implement several beneficial aerobic and anaerobic fitness training protocols during osteopenia and/or osteoporosis
  2. Identify the components and symptoms of osteoporosis and describe the body’s role as it adapts to a variety of changes
  3. Identify numerous symptoms associated with osteoporosis and explain the roles of several therapeutic medications and alternative options during this stage
  4. Differentiate between the levels of osteopenia and osteoporosis and how osteoclasts can create issues ultimately leading to decreased bone density and performance
  5. Summarize the positive role of phytoestrogens and how they can help with symptoms of bone loss
  6. Determine specific osteoporosis testing modalities and protocols utilized for increased functionality, maintenance and prevention

Course Content

No Bones About It! Osteoporosis UpdateVideo
No Bones About It! Osteoporosis UpdateDVD(DVD versions only)
No Bones About It! Test

About the Author

Scott Josephson, MS, RD

Scott Josephson, MS, RD IDEA Author/Presenter

Scott is a nationally recognized award winning speaker who has been published over 100 times, and has been featured in educational webinars, videos and DVDs sold worldwide. As a well-recognized industry leader with extensive experience, Scott delivers tremendous passion and influence to vast audiences, associations, communities, corporations, private groups and a vast array of health, fitness and wellness professionals. Scott is the recipient of the 2005 Director of the Year for Teaching Excellence, the 2010 Specialty Presenter of the Year, the 2011 Citizen of the Year Award, and is on the International Advisory Boards for the American Fitness Professionals and Associates, and the Canadian Fitness Professionals and Associates. He previous served as an operating partner at The Center for Nutritional Research and Treatment, and as the Director of Operations at the world-renowned Hippocrates Health Institute.

1 Review

4.0 out of 5 Stars

  • by Sue Gann on Sep 06, 2011

    Excellent information! Thank you for doing this video. Lot's of info here that I have not found elsewhere that will allow me to help my clients improve their chances of fighting osteoporosis before it gets the best of them!

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