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Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1

Length of Course: 5 Hours
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Teaching Method

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System Requirements

Application Type : Web-based

 

Compatible Browser : Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox

 

Limited Compatibility : Internet Explorer (no support for IE browser)

 

Operating System :  Windows, Mac (any browser supported)

 

Mobile Device : Responsive website so support any mobile device

 

Tablet Device : 15″ recommended

This course reviews evidence-based dietary, supplementation and lifestyle factors shown to influence brain development (mother and child) and the prevention and complementary management of  ADHD and common neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease, Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), dementia, Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. This course also sheds light on the biology of brain aging along with proactive lifestyle strategies shown to slow brain aging, induce neuronal progenitor cell replication in the aging brain and help preserve and optimize mental capacities throughout the lifespan.

Learning Objectives:
1. Students will understand the role of key nutrients required for brain growth and development and will be able to counsel women on how to optimize nutrient intake for the benefit of their children’s and future unborn children.

2. Students will understand the pathophysiological processes and etiological factors in common neurodegenerative diseases and will be able to provide personalized dietary and lifestyle recommendations to help prevent or better manage these conditions.

3. Students will understand key biomarkers and risk factors for common neurodegenerative diseases and will be able to provide patients with personalized nutrition and lifestyle practices to help optimize these parameters.

  • Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Course Notes and Required Reading

  • lesson
    Nervous System Part 1
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Antioxidants Reduce Alzheimer
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Melatonin Prevents Alzheimers Mechanisms
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    B Vitamins Preserve Memory and Cognitive Function
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Folic Acid & Downs – Vitamin D & Prostate Cancer
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Helping Patients Prevent Alzheimer’s Top 10 List
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Melatonin Reduces Transition From Mild Cognitive Impairment to Alzheimer
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Natural Ther01HuperzineA
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    NatTer02 B-Vits_Memory Brain
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    NatTher04_B-Vit_CognitiveFunction
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    NatTher07_Melatonin_MCI_Alzheimers
    30 minutes
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    NatTher10VitaminESuppl_Alzheimer
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    NatTher11_DHA
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    Omega3 and Brain
    30 minutes
  • lesson
    (2) Melatonin May Reduce Risk of Alzheimer
    30 minutes
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    NatTher06 VitB12 Slows Brain Atrophy
    30 minutes
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    Vitamin D and MS DC mag
    30 minutes
  • Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Lessons

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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 1-18
    20 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 19-30
    20 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 31-47
    17 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 48-65
    23 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 66-86
    30 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 85-108
    17 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 109-148
    38 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 149-165
    23 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 166-177
    17 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 178-202
    20 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slide 203-207
    9 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 208-235
    35 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 236-244
    13 minutes
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    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Slides 245-250
    14 minutes
  • quiz
    Nutritional Medicine and the Nervous System Part 1 Exam
    91 questions
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Dr. James Meschino

Dr. James Meschino, DC, MS, ROHP, is an educator, author and researcher having lectured to thousands of healthcare professionals across North America. He holds a Master’s Degree in Science with specialities in human nutrition and biology and is recognized as an expert in the field of nutrition, anti-aging, fitness and wellness as well as the author of numerous books. He is the founder of the RenaiSanté Institute of Integrative Medicine and an associate professor at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College. He completed a doctor of naturopathy program from Canyon College in 2007 and has been a faculty member of the American Academy of Anti-aging Medicine in their Integrative Cancer Fellowship Program. Dr. Meschino has extensively studied events in the body’s aging clock that makes one susceptible to cancer and other age-related degenerative diseases, and is considered an authority on the use of evidence based diet, exercise and supplementation strategies that counter the aging process, helping to keep the body and brain in a highly functional state. As an expert on the influence of diet and lifestyle on disease prevention and management, Dr Meschino has appeared as a guest on numerous highly acclaimed radio television shows, and has taught professionals how to use targeted proactive strategies to prevent and help treat common health conditions associated with aging and faulty lifestyle practices.