This webinar will cover the evidence related to the role of sleep in the development of chronic diseases. The influence of diet and physical activity in this relationship will be covered to illustrate the interconnectedness of lifestyle behaviors and their impact on chronic disease risk. This talk will feature information on the cyclical nature of the sleep-diet/physical activity relationship.
Performance Indicators* / Learning Objectives:
6.3.1 Accurately and ethically shares research findings with a variety of audiences.
8.1.2 Integrates knowledge of biological, physical, and social sciences with knowledge of food and nutrition to make decisions related to nutrition care.
8.1.5 Demonstrates knowledge of nutrient requirements throughout the lifespan, and their role in health promotion and disease prevention.
*This course has been approved for continuing education for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and Dietetic Technicians, Registered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).