Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this educational program is to provide education on the importance of promoting a physically active lifestyle to clients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus as an essential component of diabetes management. The content in this course is applicable to registered dietitians, health educators, nurses, pharmacists, and physical therapists in all care settings. After taking this course, you should be able to:
  • Explain how proper control of blood glucose, lipids, and blood pressure in people who have or are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes mellitus influences their outcomes.
  • Discuss the impact of a sedentary lifestyle on the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus and the role a physically active lifestyle plays in the control of the disease.
  • Recall at least three components of a physically active lifestyle that people with type 2 diabetes mellitus can adopt to manage their health.

Course Authors

Accreditation Information

NURSES

In support of improving patient care, OnCourse Learning (a Relias LLC company) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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