Skinny Liver

Skinny Liver 2020

A silent health crisis is impacting 33% of Americans—nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. If your liver becomes overwhelmed, it can lead to fatigue, weight gain, liver disease, diabetes, and autoimmune disease. Written by an expert integrative RDN and nutrition manager at the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute along with a hepatic physician. Kristin gives diet, lifestyle, and supplement guidelines to prevent and even reverse liver issues.

Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RD, LD with Ibrahim Hanouneh, MD
Course Expiration Date: Aug-31-2023
Product Name
Price
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Book Only (1510)

Regular price $16.00

10 CE Paper Test Only (3041)

Regular price $114.00

19 CE Paper Test Only (3042)

Regular price $139.00

10 CE Book & Paper Test (3043)

Regular price $125.00

19 CE Book & Paper Test (3044)

Regular price $150.00

10 CE Online Test Only (W3041)

Regular price $114.00

19 CE Online Test Only (W3042)

Regular price $139.00

10 CE Book & Online Test (W3043)

Regular price $125.00

19 CE Book & Online Test (W3044)

Regular price $150.00

Book Details

Author Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RD, LD with Ibrahim Hanouneh, MD
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher Da Capo Lifelong Books
ISBN 978-0738219165
Format Hardback

Course Objectives

Level 2 CPE

Suggested Performance Indicators: 2.1.3, 4.1.2, 4.2.1, 4.2.4, 6.1.2, 8.1.1, 8.1.2, 8.1.5, 8.2.2, 10.2.4

CPE Type: 720 for Printed/Paper Tests, 740 for Web-based/Online Tests

Upon successful completion, the users will be able to:

1. Explain three major functions of the liver and their significance in the body.

2. Discuss three ways a person can develop non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

3. Identify two ways stress can make you vulnerable to liver disorders.

4. Identify five drugs or herbs that can be toxic to the liver.

5. Discuss the benefits of exercise on the function and health of the liver.

6. Counsel patients with liver toxicities on how to change their nutrition and lifestyle choices to improve health.

7. Explain a minimum of three components of an anti-inflammatory diet.

8. List four risk factors for metabolic syndrome.

9. Describe two ways in which sleep and sleep disorders are associated with NAFLD.

10. Identify which nutrient deficiency is associated with rapid progression of fatty liver disease.

11. Explain the effect of bariatric surgery on the incidence of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

Recommended For...

Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN)
Dietetics Technician Registered (DTR/NDTR)
Certified Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (CDCES)
Integrative & Functional Nutrition Academy Professional
American College of Sports Medicine

Why we chose this book

This book brings new awareness about liver issues that affect a growing number of Americans. The authors are experts and their clinical experience and researched evidence bring unique insight so we can better help our clients.

About the author

Kristin Kirkpatrick, MS, RD, LD is the manager of Nutrition Services at the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute.

Ibrahim Hanouneh, MD, is a gastroenterologist and hepatologist with liver transplant experience, now practicing in Minnesota.