We are very excited to announce that Roy Avila has completed the Certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition, which happens to be the fast-growing global movement toward optimal nutrition and healthy living.
The Certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition encourages people from all walks of life, like medical and healing arts professionals, chefs, nutritionists, trainers, dietitians, therapists, psychiatrists, family counselors, anyone, to adopt a scientific, facts-based approach to diet so we can help solve America’s health crisis.
- Describe and compare the ways plant and animal-based nutrients function
- Compare and contrast a “nutrient-by-nutrient” approach to nutrition with Dr. Campbell’s “wholistic” approach
- Analyze and critique common perceptions of protein, fat, and carbohydrates
- Discuss the impact of study design and methodology upon the quality of scientific investigation and conclusions
Diseases of Affluence
- Describe the role of nutrition in (and the impact of a whole food, plant-based diet on) the development of multiple chronic, degenerative diseases
- Explain the physiological reasons we are drawn to foods that do not support health
- Describe the specific uses of experimental vs. epidemiological studies, explaining how both kinds of studies inform the big picture
- Critically evaluate nutrition claims encountered in the media
- Explain Dr. Campbell’s eight principles of nutritional health
Principles in Practice
- Interpret scientific evidence from a wholistic perspective
- Describe how lifestyle medicine and traditional health care differ as to the treatment of chronic disease
- Critique the practice of using supplements to maintain health
- Describe some of the environmental consequences of food choices
- Discuss the impact of industry on both science and public policy
Roy M. Avila Author – 7xFIT – The Total Toned Body Workout A Systematized Personal Training Fitness Guide
Over 26 Year Life Long User Personal Trainer – Group Exercise (IFA) Certified Certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition – T. Colin Campbell Foundation and eCornell Aerobics Instructor Plus Step – Kickboxing (IFA) Certified
You can catch up on all of your nutritional needs, fitness routines and exercises by purchasing the 7xFIT Total Toned Body Workout (A Systematized Personal Training Fitness Guide – 250 Total Body Exercises). Don’t forget to register to get a discount on all of your orders.
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