Nutrition for Pregnant Athletes
This module extends further into the world of female athletes and explores the fascinating intersection of pregnancy and sports, providing valuable insights into the unique challenges faced by athletic individuals during this transformative phase of life. We cover a wide range of topics, including calculating energy requirements, understanding increased nutrient needs, identifying unsafe foods, managing weight gain, and exploring the physiological changes that occur during pregnancy. Additionally, we review the up-to-date exercise guidelines for expectant mothers, empowering them to maintain a safe and active lifestyle. This module combines the worlds of athleticism and pregnancy in a way that is both educational and empowering for exercise physiologists working with this population.
Total Time: 51-56 minutes
CSEP PDCs: 2
This course is delivered through our partner, Performance Nutrition Academy, Ltd. After purchasing it, you will receive a separate email inviting you to create an account in their Online Learning platform and a link to access the course in which you enrolled.