Obesity Management in Type 2 Diabetes: Lifestyle Modification

0.75 Credit

Obesity Management in Type 2 Diabetes: Lifestyle Modification

Target Audience
All members of the interprofessional diabetes management care team. The team includes, but is not limited to, physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, dietitians, pharmacists, and other health care professionals.

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

- Describe the relationship between lifestyle factors of diet and exercise and obesity and diabetes. 
- Discuss the evidence supporting lifestyle modification in the treatment of obesity and diabetes. 
- Define the behavioral goals of lifestyle modification.
- Integrate an easy-to-follow, practical approach for behavioral counseling in the medical office.