Specialist diet therapy

A.Y. 2016/2017
4
Max ECTS
40
Overall hours
SSD
MED/49
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Undefined
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Course syllabus
PROGRAM:
1) Introduction to diet therapy. Background. The evolution from the use of medicinal plants to nutraceuticals. The functional food
2) Disorders and nutrition
The diet therapy in renal disease
3) Disorders and nutrition
The diet therapy in heart disease
4) Disorders and nutrition
The diet therapy in cancer
5) Disorders and nutrition
The diet therapy in diseases of the skeleton
6) Disorders and nutrition
The diet therapy in aging and degenerative diseases
7) Women and nutrition
Diet therapy in menopause. Nutritional supplements and herbal medicine. Antiaging antioxidants. Polyphenols in cystitis.
8) Men and nutrition
Diet therapy in: Metabolic syndrome, kidney stones, prostate hypertrophy.
9) Children and nutrition
The diet therapy in the age of growth.
10) The nutritional support in sport
Aerobic and anaerobic activities; integration with antioxidants, and other nutraceuticals.
MED/49 - FOOD AND DIETETIC SCIENCES - University credits: 4
Lessons: 40 hours