Metabolic Conditions, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease


Completion of the Metabolic Conditions, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease online module entitles you to RACGP Category 2 CPD points.



This module discusses the underlying biochemistry of metabolic syndrome and provides practical evidence-based solutions through diet, nutrition, gut health and case history discussion to enable immediate application in clinical practice.

The learning outcomes for this module are:

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of the impact that diabesity has on society
  • Describe the role that the primary care physician plays in the treatment of diabesity
  • Identify the role that evolution and genetics have played in the development of diabesity
  • Identify the role of diet and exercise in the treatment and prevention of diabesity
  • Formulate a systems-based approach to NEM treatment options for enhanced patient safety and outcomes in the treatment of diabesity​

The video presentations in this training module cover the following topics:

  • The impact of metabolic disease on society
  • Obesity and metabolic syndrome
  • Diabetes and metabolic syndrome
  • The role of diet in diabesity
  • Nutritional aspects of cardiovascular disease
  • ‘Evolution’ and the development of metabolic syndrome
  • MicrObesity - The role of gastrointestinal microbiota in obesity
  • Case study presentation - coronary heart disease




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