1-hour On-Demand: Infertility: Why Lifestyle Choices Matter

Price: $15 (or Free with Membership)

Course Description:

    1. Overview of infertility.
  • 2. Causes of Infertility, with an emphasis on Lifestyle factors.
  • 3. Lifestyle Factors that Impact Fertility (e.g. weight, exercise, diet, smoking, stress, medication, etc.).
  • 4. Lifestyle Strategies and Treatment Options for improving fertility (e.g. diet, exercise, stress reduction, yoga, Acupuncture, etc.).

Course Objectives :

  • List lifestyle factors that affect the reproductive system.
  • Identify the relationship between tobacco use, alcohol, caffeine and fertility.
  • Discuss the role of body weight on hormone production.
  • List relaxation techniques that have been shown to reduce the impact of stress on female fertility.

Contact Hours: 1

Who Should Take this Course:

Dietitians, Nursing professionals, Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy professionals, and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Completion of course materials.
  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and course evaluation.

Faculty: Heather Brady, PhD, RD, LD

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