Sports Nutrition: Minerals and Electrolytes, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Sports Nutrition

Minerals and Electrolytes, 1st Edition

By Constance Kies, Judy A. Driskell

CRC Press

352 pages

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Hardback: 9780849379161
pub: 1995-02-06
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This book addresses the relationships of mineral and electrolyte needs and interactions to sports and exercise. There are chapters written by experts with long histories of research in this area. Chapters include descriptions of specific research projects, as well as literature reviews. Convincing evidence that exercise and sport activities do affect the mineral status of individuals is examined.

Table of Contents

Mineral and Electrolyte Needs in Exercise, Sport, and Afterwards: Introduction, C. Kies

Physical Exercise and Iron Metabolism, Y. Ohira, F. Kariya, W. Yasui, S. Sugarwara, K. Koyanagi, K. Kaihatsu, N. Inoue, F. Hirata, C.S. Chen, and H. Ohno

Iron, Exercise and Growth: Is Exercise Contraindicated in Iron Deficiency? B.W. Tobin and J.L. Beard

Iron Deficient Affects Exercise and Exercise Affects Iron Metabolism: Is This a Chicken and Egg Argument? J.L. Beard and B.W. Tobin

The Efficacy of Iron Supplementation in Iron Depleted Women, I.J. Newhouse and D.B. Clement

Nutrient Intakes and Iron Status of Turkish Female Handball Players, G. Ersoy

Iron Status in Athletes Involved in Endurance and in Prevalently Anaerobic Sports, S. Federico, P. Alberto, and M. Sante

Inadequate Iron Status in Athletes: An Exaggerated Problem? M. Fogelholm

Calcium and Iron Intakes of Disabled Elite Ahtletes, J. Kandiah

Dietary Calcium and the Bioavailability of Iron in Physically Active Adults, Y. Zhu-Wood and C. Kies

Ferrous Fumarate/Calcium Carbonate Interactions Affecting Electrolyte Balances of Physically Active Humans, M.H. Kym and C. Kies

Physical Exercise and Zinc Metabolism, H. Ohno, Y. Sato, T. Kizaki, H. Yamashita, T. Ookawara, and Y. Ohira

Magnesium in Sports Physiology and Performance, L.R. Brilla and V.P. Lombardi

Longitudinal Changes in Magnesium Status in Untrained Males: Effect of Two Different 12-Week Exercise Training Programs and Magnesium Supplementation, M.M. Manore, J. Merkel, J.M. Helleksen, J.S. Skinner, and S.S. Carroll

Effects of Aerobic Training and Exercise on Plasma and Erythrocyte Magnesium Concentration, A. Resina, L. Gatteschi, W. Castellani, P. Galvan, G. Panise, and M.G. Rubenni

Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Plasma Chromium Concentrations, L. Gatteschi, W. Castellani, P. Galvan, G. Panise, A. Resina, and M.G. Rubenni

Sodium, Potassium, and Chloride Status of College Students: Competitive Athletes, Recreational Athletes, and Non-Participants, C. Kies

The Requirements for Fluid Replacement During Heavy Sweating and the Benefits of Carbohydrates and Minerals, H.L. Johnson

Carbohydrate, Fluid, and Electrolyte Requirements During Prolonged Exercise, J.A. Hawley, S.C. Dennis, and T.D. Noakes

Interactions among Indices of Mineral Element Nutriture and Physical Performance of Swimmers, H.C. Lukaski

Comparison of Mineral Intake, Excretion, and Hematological Parameters of Anabolic Steroid Users and Non-Users, N. Nnakwe

Mineral and Energy Status of Groups of Male and Female Athletes Participating in Events Believed to Result in Adverse Nutritional Status, J.T. Snook, D. Cummin, P.R. Good, and J. Grayzar

The Relation of Calorie and Fiber Intake and Metabolic Rate to Athletic Amenorrhea, J.E. Benson, P.A. Eisenman, and K.K. Heinrich

Free Radicals in Sports, O.I. Aruoma and B. Halliwell

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HEALTH & FITNESS / Nutrition
MEDICAL / Sports Medicine