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Sodium Information on Nutrition Labels

$13.50 [1.50 CPEUs (1.00 CPEUs for Florida licenses)]

Course Number: #010-521

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Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) - Provider #21328, Activity #135648 approved for 1.5 CPEUs.

CEU Course Description

Comparing nutrition labels and choosing lower sodium foods are tactics to help reduce excessive sodium intake, a major risk factor for hypertension.  This CEU course describes US adult consumers' self-reported use and perceived understanding of sodium information on nutrition labels by sociodemographic and health characteristics.

 

Article Author:  Jessica Levings, M.S., R.D., L.D., et al.

Exam writer: Tiev LaGuire, M.S.

 

CEU Course Objectives

1.  Discuss the information that Registered dietitians, health care professionals, and public health professionals can help by educating their clients and patients.

2.  Investigate the proportion of US adult consumers that believe they know how to use nutrition labels to monitor the amount of salt they eat.

3.  Examine the populations more likely to be confused about how to figure out how much sodium is in the food they eat.

4.  Identify for which consumers counseling about reading and understanding food labels might be especially beneficial.


CPE Level: II

Learning Codes: 2000, 4030, 4040, 6000

Performance Indicators (RDN): 8.1.5 , 8.3.1 , 8.3.7 , 9.1.1

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Board Approval Status

Dietitians

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

Nutritionists

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