Prenatal Webinar Series Offers Latest Updates from Preconception through Infant Feeding
This seven-part webinar series presented by ARI's Nutrition Director Kelly Barnhill, MBA, CN, CNS includes information on achieving ideal body weight and bolstering nutritional status in preparation for pregnancy, an overview of fertility support, and building healthy lifestyle habits. Trimester-based wellness webinars will include nutrient needs, how to build healthy dietary habits, recommendations on foods to eat and foods to avoid, and tips on dealing with fatigue, morning sickness, reflux, anemia, and pre-eclampsia, as well as other health concerns. The series is offered in collaboration with the Johnson Center for Child Health and Human Development. Online lectures occur monthly from June 24th through December 9th.
Healthy vegan and vegetarian pregnancies are also discussed. Meal plans and recipes for success are included. Our postpartum class addresses the new mother's physical and emotional needs through nutrition. This includes: diet choices for successful lactation, nursing support and resources, assessing and combating postpartum depression, nutritional requirements for breastfeeding, evaluating formulas and formula options, and more. REGISTER NOW
Continuing medical education (CME) for medical professionals and general Continuing Education Units (CEU) are available for non-medical professionals for a processing fee.
Presentations will be videotaped and uploaded for viewing at a later date.