Women's Health Report: Celiac Disease and its Effects on Bone Health

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The article "Celiac Disease and its Effects on Bone Health" offers CPEU opportunity.

  • Release Date: July 1, 2019
  • SKU NSCWHCDAIEOBH119
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This article, written by celiac disease expert Amy Keller, MS, RD, describes the impact of celiac disease on bone health, a major health concern for women, and offers ways to mitigate the effects of this disease to maintain bone health.

CPEU: 1.0
CPE Level: 2
Learning Need Codes: 5110, 4040, 2090, 4180
Performance Indicators: 10.4.4, 8.1.4, 8.3.1

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe why patients with celiac disease are at increased risk of reduced bone mineral density and osteoporosis.
  2. Summarize bone density screening recommendations for those with celiac disease.
  3. Discuss why the gluten-free diet may not be enough to normalize bone density.

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  • Release Date: July 1, 2019
  • SKU NSCWHCDAIEOBH119