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The Great Diet Debacle
CPD Hours / Duration
1 hour/s
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Depends on Membership level

The Great Diet Debacle

Presenter Dale Cook, Accredited Practising Dietitian - Diabetes Queensland

Steve is an Accredited Practising Dietitian and Accredited Sports Dietitian. He joins the team at Diabetes Queensland after working in the private practice sector and for North Melbourne Football Club. 

Steve has a special interest in the nutritional management of diabetes, having grown up with a sibling with Type 1 Diabetes. Out of habit, he still counts the carbohydrate exchanges in his own meals and snacks. Steve is highly passionate about combining his knowledge in diabetes and sports nutrition to assist people in maintaining their participation in exercise without the fear of compromising their diabetes management. 

Steve keeps active by running and lifting heavy things. In his previous life, he was known to be a rock star barista. He apologises in advance for his terrible dad jokes.

Course Content

Understand the variety of diets and if they provide benefit in diabetes management.

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session you will:

  • Gain an understanding of the variety of diets that people with diabetes may choose to follow
  • Explore the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating 
  • Discuss the suitability of different diets on diabetes management 
  • Investigate the resources available to you and your clients regarding diet
 
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