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Fees: $150
CPE Units: 25

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Description

Bestselling, popular book by a specialist in HIV medical care! It’s a riveting mix of front-line science, medical advances, and lifestyle coaching to people with HIV and AIDS. Formerly death sentences, they are now considered chronic diseases with consistent medications, good healthy choices, and vigilant adherence.

** Note: Several options are available for this product. Prices vary from $106 to $150 depending on number of credits (15 or 25) desired and testing format **

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion, the users will be able to:

1. Explain the differences between HIV and AIDS and compare how the symptoms change as a person goes into AIDS.

2. Discuss five ways a person can contract HIV and three tests used to confirm the diagnosis.

3. Counsel giving more accurate and individualized nutritional care to patients with HIV or AIDS on how to change their nutrition choices to improve longevity and good health.

4. Help support HIV patients as they try to conceive and deliver a healthy HIV-free infant.

Why we chose this book

This book brings new awareness to health professionals about HIV and AIDS. It explains which factors in medical and nutritional intervention greatly influence a person’s span of health in an easy to read question and answer format.

About the Author

Dr. Joel Gallant, MD, MPH, is Medical Director of Specialty Services, Southwest CARE Center, Santa Fe, New Mexico. He was on the full-time faculty of Johns Hopkins for 21 years, and is internationally recognized infectious disease specialist in HIV and hepatitis C.

Recommended for…

  • Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN)
  • Dietetics Technician Registered (DTR/NDTR)
  • Integrative & Functional Nutrition Academy Professional

Provider Information

Helm Publishing

Kathy King
877-560-6025
http://helmpublishing.com
service@helmpublishing.com
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