Plant-Based Nutrition Courses

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Diseases of Affluence
COURSE ID: CNS602


Students will become familiar with the scientific data that reveal the fact that dietary habits can reduce the risk of, and even reverse the progression of, chronic degenerative diseases.

Nutrition and Society
COURSE ID: CNS601


Fundamental concepts in nutrition are introduced, as well as an examination of the broader context of nutrition science regarding the environment, public policy, industry and societal worldviews.

Applying the Whole Food Plant-Based Lifestyle
COURSE ID: CNS603


The focus is on the practical application of a whole food plant-based diet and lifestyle by understanding behavior change, differences between various “healthy” diet plans, raising a family, athletic performance and practical tips on how to adopt an optimal diet.