The Impact of Obesity - Nursing Conference

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Why Attend

Attend this conference to become more informed about the pathology of obesity and how it impacts the body. Hear experts in preventive medicine, psychology, neuroscience, physical fitness, nutrition and surgery discuss the causes, treatment and prevention of this key health issue. Concepts include:

  • Why do some people become obese and others do not?
  • What drives people to overeat?
  • More than just ‘energy in versus energy out’ - the science of obesity
  • Why does childhood obesity often have lifelong effects?
  • Common myths of fad diets
  • How is a decision made to undergo surgical interventions?
  • Practical manual handling considerations when working with obese people

Now is the time for all nurses and midwives to become fully informed about this topic of growing concern. Book now!

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