« Make healthy hydration the new norm »

Hydration for Health Academy

Dive into the multidisciplinary topic of hydration and increase your knowledge on the impact of water on health through expert videos courses.

1. Introduction

This module introduces the European Federation of the Association of Dietitians (EFAD). Established in 1978, EFAD aims to promote the development of the dietetic profession; develop dietetics on a scientific and professional level in the common interest of the member associations; facilitate communication between national dietetic associations and other organisations – professional, educational, and governmental; and encourage a better nutrition situation for the population of the member countries of Europe.

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Guelinckx, I., Ferreira-Pêgo, C., Moreno, L. A., Kavouras, S. A., Gandy, J., Martinez, H., Bardosono, S., Abdollahi, M., Nasseri, E., Jarosz, A., Ma, G., Carmuega, E., Babio, N., & Salas-Salvadó, J. (2015). Intake of water and different beverages in adults across 13 countries. European journal of nutrition, 54; 45–55. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00394-015-0952-8.

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The European Federation of the Association of Dietitians
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