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The IBS Elimination Diet and Cookbook

The Proven Low-FODMAP Plan for Eating Well and Feeling Great, 3rd Edition

Patsy Catsos, MS, RD, LD
Course Expiration Date: Jul-31-2020

Pre-order now!  This course will be available June 30th.


Excellent resource! Leading FODMAP expert, Patsy Catsos, MS, RDN, LD teaches health professionals how to treat patients with IBS through diet instead of medications. Help patients discover dietary triggers to build a healthy diet. This book contains the FODMAP Elimination Diet, including lists of low- and high-FODMAP foods! The author answers over 100 questions that clients commonly ask. Wonderful resource for counselors.

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Book Only (1540)
$19.00
10 CE Hrs. - Paper Test Only (1541)
$111.00
20 CE Hrs. - Paper Test Only (1542)
$131.00
10 CE Hrs. - Book & Paper Test (1543)
$125.00
20 CE Hrs. - Book & Paper Test (1544)
$145.00
10 CE Hrs. - Online Test Only (W1541)
$101.00
20 CE Hrs. - Online Test Only (W1542)
$121.00
10 CE Hrs. - Book & Online Test (W1543)
$115.00
20 CE Hrs. - Book & Online Test (W1544)
$135.00

Description

Excellent resource! Leading FODMAP expert, Patsy Catsos, MS, RDN, LD teaches health professionals how to treat IBS through diet instead of medications. Help patients discover dietary triggers to build a healthy diet. This book contains the FODMAP Elimination Diet, including lists of low- and high-FODMAP foods, and some recipes to help IBS sufferers live better! The author answers over 100 questions that clients commonly ask. Wonderful resource for counselors. People with IBS often feel they are the only ones who feel miserable while eating healthy foods like fruits, vegetables, beans, and yogurt. IBS affects up to 15% of teens and adults. If you could get your groove back in just a few weeks by trying a new kind of diet, would you do it? This new edition has the latest on how foods can cause IBS symptoms. The new edition includes over 50 pages of new material: updates based on the latest research; more on coping with FODMAP intolerance and how to enjoy your favorite foods again.

Course Objectives

Suggested Performance Indicators: 2.1.3, 4.1.2, 8.3.1, 8.3.5

Upon successful completion, the users will be able to:

1. Discuss four problems/symptoms associated with chronic irritable bowel syndrome.

2. Define FODMAP and explain how fermentation can cause IBS issues.

3. List ways to repopulate a person’s gastrointestinal tract with healthy microbes.

4. Give more accurate, individualized nutritional care to clients on how to improve their diets, improve nutrient absorption, and control IBS symptoms. 

Learning Codes

  • (2000) Science of food and nutrition
  • (2060) Immunology
  • (2070) Macronutrients: carbohydrate, fat, protein, fiber, water
  • (2080) Microbiology, food toxicology
  • (2090) Micronutrients: vitamins, minerals
  • (2100) Nutritional biochemistry
  • (3000) Nutrition assessment & Diagnosis
  • (3060) Laboratory tests
  • (4000) Wellness and public health
  • (4040) Disease prevention
  • (5000) Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • (5110) Allergies, sensitivities
  • (5220) Gastrointestinal disorders
  • (5280) Nutrient deficiencies, Failure to thrive
  • (5370) Weight management, obesity

Recommended for...

  • Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN)
  • Dietetics Technician Registered (DTR/NDTR)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Integrative & Functional Nutrition Academy Professional

Book Details

Author Patsy Catsos, MS, RD, LD
Year Published 2017
Edition 3rd Edition
Publisher Harmony Books
ISBN 978-0-451-49772-7
Format Paperback
Page Count 278

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Why we chose this book

The author is an expert in this topic and her book is readable and very interesting. Reviewers on Amazon gave the book very positive reviews on the depth and practical nature of the book. Seventy-five percent of people get better by using the FODMAP approach, so it’s very effective in controlling IBS symptoms.

About the Author

Patsy Catsos, MS, RD, LD, has degrees from Cornell University and Boston College. She maintains a private practice in Portland, Maine and is a regular contributor to health websites and resources. She can be reached at www.ibsfree.net or followed @CatsosIBSFreeRD on Twitter.