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* Courses approved for CBCC-KA CEUs may be applied to a CPDT-KA recertification. Courses approved for CPDT-KA may not be applied to a CBCC-KA recertification.
Wholesome nutrition, based upon feeding functional foods, is the key to maintaining a healthy immune system and resistance to disease. Discussion will focus on: ? Nutrigenomics, an emerging science that studies the molecular relationships between nutrition and the response of genes in promoting health. ? Different diets elicit different patterns of gene and protein expression as well as metabolite production; these are termed "molecular dietary signatures". ? Basic functional food ingredients and immune-balancing nutrients maintain health and reduce inflammation and disease. ? Promote healthy endocrine and immune function for longevity, well-being and cognitive awareness. ? Especially important to help maintain thyroid function and normal behavior in dogs with heritable and familial thyroid disorders.
Sponsor:E-training for dogs
Speaker(s):Dr. Jean Dodds