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  1. Sports Nutrition

    Vitamins and Trace Elements

    Edited by Ira Wolinsky, Ira Wolinsky, Judy A. Driskell, Judy A. Driskell

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    Research indicates that work capacity, oxygen consumption, and other measures of physical performance by individuals, particularly athletes, are affected by the deficiency or borderline deficiency of specific vitamins or trace elements essential to good nutrition. Sports Nutrition: Vitamins and...

    Published June 14th 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge, Second Edition

    By Mauro G. Di Pasquale

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    Extensively updated with all chapters rewritten and double the information and references, Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge, Second Edition reflects the nearly exponential increase in data and knowledge in the past few years regarding the use of amino acids and proteins...

    Published November 29th 2007 by CRC Press

  3. Sports Nutrition

    Energy Metabolism and Exercise, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Judy A. Driskell, Ira Wolinsky

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    Exercise by itself tears down the body. To rebuild that body so that it expresses greater strength, endurance, and speed, requires sound nutritional practices based on fact rather than fad. Those practices must also recognize that specific needs vary greatly according to age, gender, and intensity...

    Published September 13th 2007 by CRC Press

  4. Sports Nutrition

    Vitamins and Trace Elements, Second Edition

    Edited by Ira Wolinsky, Judy A. Driskell

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    In competitive sports where an extra breath or a millisecond quicker neural response can spell the difference between fame and mediocrity, a number of myths have persisted around the impact of what might be considered megadoses of various vitamins and trace elements. We do know that a growing body...

    Published October 30th 2005 by CRC Press

  5. Nutrition and the Strength Athlete

    Edited by Catherine G. R. Jackson

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    Both strength training and weight training are recognized by the American College of Sports Medicine as vital to a high quality of life. They are also of tremendous benefit to young, healthy adults and adults with or at risk for osteoporosis. Most information on nutrition and strength athletes,...

    Published November 20th 2000 by CRC Press

  6. Sports Drinks

    Basic Science and Practical Aspects

    Edited by Ronald J. Maughan, Robert Murray

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    Can sports drinks improve the way you play and exercise? Athletes-both competitive and recreational-turn to the consumption of sports drinks to optimize their performance. A volume in the Nutrition in Exercise and Sports Series, Sports Drinks: Basic Science and Practical Aspects provides a review...

    Published September 25th 2000 by CRC Press

  7. Nutritional Applications in Exercise and Sport

    Edited by Ira Wolinsky, Judy A. Driskell

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    A comprehensive compilation of applied topics, Nutritional Applications in Exercise and Sport discusses issues related to the life cycle, group specific nutritional concerns of athletes, and the particular sport of the athlete. It addresses the physically and medically disabled athlete, athletes...

    Published September 20th 2000 by CRC Press

  8. Nutrition and Exercise Immunology

    Edited by David C. Nieman, Bente Klarlund Pedersen

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    Like an army of millions ready to defend its territory, the human immune system acts as the body's primary line of defense-a complex network of interacting cells that protects us from pathogens and other foreign substances. But many components of the immune system exhibit change after prolonged,...

    Published March 28th 2000 by CRC Press

  9. Sports Nutrition

    By Judy A. Driskell

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    Discover the healing and restorative powers of nutrition and exerciseEssential nutrients do more than sustain life; they support the body's ability to withstand deteriorating illness, ailments, and accidents. Medical and athletic professionals understand the relationship between nutrition,...

    Published September 16th 1999 by CRC Press

  10. Macroelements, Water, and Electrolytes in Sports Nutrition

    Edited by Judy A. Driskell, Ira Wolinsky

    Series: Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

    The media extols the health benefits of good nutrition and physical activity. Since exercise and sport is becoming a bigger concern to the general public and not just elite athletes, the interest in research in this field is growing. Macroelements, Water and Electrolytes in Sport Nutrition...

    Published June 16th 1999 by CRC Press

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