Physical Activity - Exercise and Diabetes

0.75 Credit

Physical Activity - Exercise and Diabetes

Target Audience
This activity is intended for primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and other health care professionals.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this activity, the attendees should be able to:

Assess differences in the physiology of exercise for individuals with varying types of diabetes (e.g., type 1, type 2, and gestational) or prediabetes.

Identify the nuances of different types of physical activity, including daily movement, aerobic training, resistance training, balance training, and other activities.

List the current exercise recommendations for various populations, such as children and adolescents, adults, and older adults.