Hunger and Homelessness
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Beginning*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
This CEU course provides health care workers with information on hunger among the homeless, focusing on the following topics: the hunger-obesity paradox; undernutrition and its consequences; challenges faced by those with diabetes; living on food stamps; and examples of creative and sustainable ways currently being used to address these problems at a local level.
CEU Course Objectives
1. Discuss the diseases and difficulties that have been documented at a greater incidence among homeless children.
2. Explain what can be assessed to reveal much about a person’s nutritional status, instead of costly lab work being performed.
3. Describe the clinical practice recommendations for treating homeless individuals with diabetes.
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