Stay Informed From Your Home

With ThriveRx’s webinar series, you can learn important information about nutrition support and related medical conditions without leaving the comfort of your home.

We host regular webinars for our consumers. These webinars cover nursing, nutrition, and everyday life topics. They are presented by clinicians or advocates and allow attendees to ask questions. Look at the schedule below for upcoming sessions, or view our archive for important, convenient information.

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Archived Webinars

  • Home Nutrition Support Adherence: Challenges & Resolutions video Home Nutrition Support Adherence: Challenges & Resolutions
    Recorded Webinar

    4 p.m. ET, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. We will discuss the importance of nutrition regimen adherence, as well as ways the medical team and consumers can partner to maximize success. This webinar is eligible for 1 hour RD and CCMC continuing education credit.

  • What’s on Your Map? Start Your Resource Quest Today! video What’s on Your Map? Start Your Resource Quest Today!
    Recorded Webinar

    Join us to learn about the many resources available to help you manage life with chronic illness. We’ll help you understand how to seek guidance and obtain the right resources—recreational, financial, and social or emotional—for you.

  • Functional Medicine: The Optimal Approach to Gastrointestinal Disorders video Functional Medicine: The Optimal Approach to Gastrointestinal Disorders
    Recorded Webinar

    Join us for a review of functional medicine. This webinar is open to consumers and medical professionals and is available for 1 hour of CCMC, RD, and RN continuing education credit.

  • Eating Out & On the Go With Short Bowel video Eating Out & On the Go With Short Bowel
    Recorded Webinar

    Adult and pediatric consumers and their caregivers will learn tips on following the short-bowel diet while away from home.

  • PTSD: Tell Me What it Means to Me video PTSD: Tell Me What it Means to Me
    Recorded Webinar

    Audio Recording: Do you feel anxious or overwhelmed? Our speakers explore the trauma, stress, and grief that often accompany chronic disease and nutrition support. They discuss self-help techniques, when to seek help, and practices that foster resilience.

  • CVC Infections: Locking Them Up video CVC Infections: Locking Them Up
    Recorded Webinar

    Learn about central line-associated bloodstream infections, as well as lock therapies and other ways to treat and prevent them. This webinar is eligible for 1.0 RD and 1.0 CCMC continuing education credits.

  • Ask the Expert: Hydration Matters video Ask the Expert: Hydration Matters
    Recorded Webinar

    We will briefly discuss dehydration signs and symptoms and the theory behind oral rehydration solutions (ORS). Consumers will have a chance to ask questions of a registered dietitian, as well as ThriveRx consumers, about how to successfully implement an ORS plan.

  • Table Talk: Overcoming Oral Aversion video Table Talk: Overcoming Oral Aversion
    Recorded Webinar

    Join us to learn how to identify and help prevent oral aversion in adults and children. We will discuss the importance of maintaining and developing oral motor skills. We’ll also review developmentally appropriate tools and methods to improve oral motor skills.

  • The Americans with Disabilities Act and You: An Overview video The Americans with Disabilities Act and You: An Overview
    Recorded Webinar

    Join us to learn about the Americans with Disabilities Act and your rights and responsibilities in the workplace. We will discuss the law, coverage of individuals on nutrition support and their caregivers, reasonable accommodations, leave as an accommodation, workplace harassment, and much more.

  • Understanding the Role of Medications in the Short Bowel Syndrome (SBS) Treatment Plan video Understanding the Role of Medications in the Short Bowel Syndrome (SBS) Treatment Plan
    Recorded Webinar

    Consumers and their caregivers will learn about standard medications and growth factors in the management of SBS.

  • Nutrition Support Options video Nutrition Support Options
    Recorded Webinar

    Join us for a review and explanation of all the different options for nutrition support for consumers with intestinal failure.

  • Open Enrollment: Maximizing Your Insurance Options video Open Enrollment: Maximizing Your Insurance Options
    Recorded Webinar

    Join us for a review of factors that might affect reimbursement for your nutrition support therapy and choosing the plan that works best for you.

  • What’s in Your TPN Bag? video What’s in Your TPN Bag?
    Recorded Webinar

    Join us for a review of the ingredients included in a total parenteral nutrition (TPN) solution and how it is made. We will also discuss storage and safety tips for TPN in the home.

  • Dysmotility Diet Overview video Dysmotility Diet Overview
    Recorded Webinar

    Join us to discuss common symptoms associated with intestinal dysmotility, the effect of dysmotility on organ function, and the impact on nutritional status.

  • Boning Up on Vitamin D video Boning Up on Vitamin D
    Recorded Webinar

    Consumers and their caregivers will learn about the importance of Vitamin D and why consumers with intestinal failure are at risk for deficiency and compromised bone health.

  • Traveling on Nutrition Support video Traveling on Nutrition Support
    Recorded Webinar

    Traveling with nutrition support can be challenging, but by no means is it impossible. Get tips on simplifying your trip.

  • SBS Diet Overview for Adults & Pediatrics video SBS Diet Overview for Adults & Pediatrics
    Recorded Webinar

    Consumers and their caregivers will learn about the best meal plans to optimize intestinal absorption and reduce parenteral nutrition needs.

  • Navigating Holidays video Navigating Holidays
    Recorded Webinar

    Holidays are great, but they present challenges for those on nutrition support. Find out how to manage the stress—and still find the joy.

  • Alternative Therapies for Dysmotility video Alternative Therapies for Dysmotility
    Recorded Webinar

    Learn more about alternative therapies that can be used to treat the symptoms of intestinal dysmotility

  • The Essentials of Fats: Avoiding Essential Fatty Acid Deficiency video The Essentials of Fats: Avoiding Essential Fatty Acid Deficiency
    Recorded Webinar

    Consumers and their caregivers will learn about the importance of essential fat and ways that the required amounts can be met both orally and intravenously.

  • Managing the Day-to-Day of Mitochondrial Disease video Managing the Day-to-Day of Mitochondrial Disease
    Recorded Webinar

    Learn tips for managing the day-to-day symptoms of mitochondrial disease.

  • Building Your Support Team video Building Your Support Team
    Recorded Webinar

    Learn how to ask for help, avoid roadblocks, say no, set boundaries and identify people and resources that can provide support.

  • Understanding Your Lab Values video Understanding Your Lab Values
    Recorded Webinar

    Consumers and their caregivers will learn what labs should be tested when and what the results mean.

  • Education System Overview video Education System Overview
    Recorded Webinar

    Caregivers will learn about school supports and services that may be available to children dependent on nutrition support.