Symposium Session: The Latest Diet Trends and How to Address Consumer Questions
This is not a webinar or course for purchase- this is a module for credit claiming for our 2019 Spring Symposium attendees and cannot be purchased or taken by non-attendees. These sessions are exclusive to our symposium, however, the topics may be revisited in the future in the form of a webinar or self-study course.
Suggested CDR Learning Codes: 4040, 4090, 5370, 6020
Performance Indicators: 8.2.2, 8.3.6, 9.6.1, 9.6.6
Clients are continuously asking about fad diets like keto, Paleo, Mediterranean, and Whole30 in order to lose weight. Dietetic professionals will get an in-depth look into the latest fad diets and emerging new diets, the allowable and prohibited foods, and diet pros and cons. Science-based information will be reviewed in order to debunk these diets. Common consumer/client questions will also be addressed in order to help practitioners respond to them.
After attending this session, nutrition professionals should be able to:
- Understand the most popular fad diets and newly emerging fad diets.
- Identify and debunk misconceptions of these diets.
- Counsel clients to help clear up confusion related to fad diets for weight loss.
Toby Amidor, MS, RD, CDN, is the founder of Toby Amidor Nutrition (http://tobyamidornutrition.com) and a Wall Street Journal best-selling author. Her four cookbooks are Smart Meal Prep for Beginners, The Easy 5-Ingredient Healthy Cookbook, The Healthy Meal Prep Cookbook, and The Greek Yogurt Kitchen. She’s a nutrition expert for FoodNetwork.com and a contributor to U.S. News Eat + Run, Muscle&Fitness.com, and MensJournal.com.
Toby Amidor, MS, RD, CDN, reports the following relevant disclosures: Nutrition Expert for FoodNetwork.com; Member of the NCBA Beef Checkoff Expert Bureau and the Dannon Yogurt Board; Spokesperson for NDC, Grapes From California, California Strawberries, and the Canned Food Alliance. She has certified that no conflict of interest exists for this program. View our disclosure policy.
- 1.00 CDR