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The field of dietetics can focus on the science behind nutrition and the effect of food on the human body. Studies may delve into the physiology and biochemistry of food consumption and explore how specific nutrients are metabolized by the body.

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E-Learning University of Athens

This online course focuses on the prevention of cardiovascular diseases through proper nutrition and the changes that should be made in the diet on the ground of cardiova ... [+]

This online course focuses on the prevention of cardiovascular diseases through proper nutrition and the changes that should be made in the diet on the ground of cardiovascular problems and risk factors for them (e.g. hypertension, elevated blood lipids, blood sugar etc.). It is based on the expertise of the University of Athens on health topics and has been operating successfully for the last years, in the Greek language, having so far many graduates.

In this context, the course presents the basic principles of nutrition science (the importance of vitamins, minerals and water, the factors that determine the energy needs), recommendations for a balanced diet and the characteristics of the Mediterranean diet. Additionally, it presents the medical nutrition therapy, possible drug-nutrient interactions, the changes in the diet on the ground of cardiovascular problems and risk factors. At the same time, it describes atherosclerosis and clarifies the role of nutrition in this process.... [-]

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