Carbohydrates-Their Role in Body Composition, Weight Management and Performance
Jenna Bell, PhD, RD, LD and Steven Hertzler, PhD, RD
This course will present evidence-based information on the importance and effect of consuming carbohydrates before, during and after exercise. The importance of type, quantity, form and timing of carbohydrate ingestion will also be reviewed. The impact of carbohydrate intake on body composition, appetite and weight management will be addressed. Participants will learn the truth about some common carbohydrate myths and learn ways to better educate their clients about carbohydrates in general.