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Food Addiction and Obesity

FREE [1.50 CPEUs (1.00 CPEUs for Florida licenses)]

Course Number: #010-507

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Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) - Provider #21328, Activity #132217 approved for 1.5 CPEUs.

CEU Course Description

Obesity has become a major public health burden worldwide due to the huge social and economic impact derived from its related comorbidities.  Despite the important progression in the study of obesity, prevalence rates continue to increase, suggesting that additional elements must be involved in the pathogenesis of this disease.  This CEU course investigates how an addictive process may play a role in binge eating and obesity.

 

Article Author:  Jose Lerma-Cabrera, et al.; University of Chile

Exam writer: Tiev LaGuire, M.S.

 

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Enumerate the most common symptoms of food addiction.

2.  Identify which macronutrients subjects showing compulsive overeating behavior consume higher amounts of compared with non-food-addicted subjects.

3.  Describe how homeostatic regulators of hunger and satiety could mediate between the homeostatic and hedonic mechanisms of food intake influencing the dopaminergic system.


CPE Level: I

Learning Codes: 2100, 4000, 5200, 5370

Performance Indicators (RDN): 6.2.5, 8.1.3 , 10.4.1 , 12.2.1

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Board Approval Status

Dietitian

State Board Approval
Alabama YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Alaska YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Arizona YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Arkansas YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
California YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Colorado YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Connecticut YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Delaware YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
District of Columbia YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Florida YES! Florida Council Of Dietetics And Nutrition (CE Provider #50-20375)
Georgia YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Hawaii YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Idaho YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Illinois YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Indiana YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Iowa YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Kansas YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Kentucky YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Louisiana YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Maine YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Maryland YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Massachusetts YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Michigan YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Minnesota YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Mississippi YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Missouri YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Montana YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Nebraska YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Nevada YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
New Hampshire YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
New Jersey YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
New Mexico YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
New York YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
North Carolina YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
North Dakota YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Ohio YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Oklahoma YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Oregon YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Pennsylvania YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Rhode Island YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
South Carolina YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
South Dakota YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Tennessee YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Texas YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Utah YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Vermont YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Virginia YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Washington YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
West Virginia YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Wisconsin YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Wyoming YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)

Nutritionist

State Board Approval
Alabama YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Alaska YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Arizona YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Arkansas YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
California YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Colorado YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Connecticut YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Delaware YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
District of Columbia YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Florida YES! Florida Council Of Dietetics And Nutrition (CE Provider # 50-20375)
Georgia YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Hawaii YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Idaho YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Illinois YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Indiana YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Iowa YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Kansas YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Kentucky YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Louisiana YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Maine YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Maryland YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Massachusetts YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Michigan YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Minnesota YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Mississippi YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Missouri YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Montana YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Nebraska YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Nevada YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
New Hampshire YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
New Jersey YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
New Mexico YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
New York YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
North Carolina YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
North Dakota YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Ohio YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Oklahoma YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Oregon YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Pennsylvania YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Rhode Island YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
South Carolina YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
South Dakota YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Tennessee YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Texas YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Utah YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Vermont YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Virginia YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Washington YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
West Virginia YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Wisconsin YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)
Wyoming YES! Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) (Accredited Provider #21328)

The board approval status information is provided based on our current understanding of the licensing agencies. Please note that it is the responsibility of each licensee to verify acceptance of our courses with their licensing agency.