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  • Sport and Exercise Physiology Testing Guidelines: Volume II - Exercise and Clinical Testing: The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences Guide book cover

    Sport and Exercise Physiology Testing Guidelines: Volume II - Exercise and Clinical Testing

    The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences Guide, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edward M. Winter, Andrew M. Jones, R.C. Richard Davison, Paul D. Bromley, Tom Mercer

    Sport and exercise physiologists are called upon to carry out physiological assessments that have proven validity and reliability, both in sport-specific and health-related contexts. A wide variety of test protocols have been developed and refined. This book is a comprehensive guide to these…

    Paperback – 2006-11-17
    Routledge

  • Nutritional Counseling for Lifestyle Change book cover

    Nutritional Counseling for Lifestyle Change

    1st Edition

    By Linda Snetselaar

    Nutrition plays a role in the causes, treatment, and/or management of many chronic diseases, yet the physician's primary responsibility is to treat through medication. Translating research findings and clinical experience into practical treatment recommendations, the book focuses on alleviating…

    Paperback – 2006-08-15
    CRC Press

  • Exercise, Health and Mental Health: Emerging Relationships book cover

    Exercise, Health and Mental Health

    Emerging Relationships, 1st Edition

    Edited by Guy E.J. Faulkner, Adrian H. Taylor

    Exercise, Health and Mental Health provides an introduction to this emerging field and a platform for future research and practice. Written by internationally acclaimed exercise, health and medical scientists, it is the first systematic review of the evidence for the potential role of exercise…

    Paperback – 2005-12-20
    Routledge

  • The Obesity Epidemic: Science, Morality and Ideology book cover

    The Obesity Epidemic

    Science, Morality and Ideology, 1st Edition

    By Michael Gard, Jan Wright

    Increasing obesity levels are currently big news but do we think carefully enough about what this trend actually means? Everybody – including doctors, parents, teachers, sports clubs, businesses and governments – has a role to play in the ‘war on obesity’. But is talk of an obesity ‘crisis’…

    Paperback – 2005-04-26
    Routledge

  • Physical Activity and Health: The Evidence Explained book cover

    Physical Activity and Health

    The Evidence Explained, 1st Edition

    By Adrianne E. Hardman, David J. Stensel

    Physical Activity and Health explains clearly, systematically and in detail the relationships between physical activity, health and disease, and examines the benefits of exercise in the prevention and treatment of a wide range of important conditions. Now in a fully updated and revised edition,…

    Paperback – 2003-08-21
    Routledge

  • Gender, Physical Activity, and Aging book cover

    Gender, Physical Activity, and Aging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roy J. Shephard

    Why do women live longer than men? Does ownership of paired X chromosomes confer more prolonged survival on females, or is the gender difference in life-expectancy a cumulative consequence of differing life experiences for women and men? The areas of gender differences in aging, functional capacity…

    Hardback – 2001-08-29
    CRC Press

  • Nutrition and the Strength Athlete book cover

    Nutrition and the Strength Athlete

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine G. R. Jackson

    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,…

    Hardback – 2000-11-21
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being book cover

    Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stuart J.H. Biddle, Ken Fox, Steve Boutcher

    The 'feel-good' effect of physical activity is widely reported among participants.  Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being represents a research consensus on the relationship between physical activity and aspects of mental health, providing an overview of the case for the role of…

    Paperback – 2000-10-05
    Routledge

  • Nutritional Applications in Exercise and Sport book cover

    Nutritional Applications in Exercise and Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ira Wolinsky, Judy A. Driskell

    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…

    Hardback – 2000-09-21
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Exercise, Nutrition and the Older Woman: Wellness for Women Over Fifty book cover

    Exercise, Nutrition and the Older Woman

    Wellness for Women Over Fifty, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria A. Fiatarone Singh

    Exercise, Nutrition and the Older Woman: Wellness for Women Over Fifty is a comprehensive guide to the major wellness issues for women over fifty. The author is a physician who explores diet, exercise and lifestyle choices from a medical perspective. The book assists in the design and…

    Hardback – 2000-04-21
    CRC Press

  • Nutrition and Exercise Immunology book cover

    Nutrition and Exercise Immunology

    1st Edition

    Edited by David C. Nieman, Bente Klarlund Pedersen

    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,…

    Hardback – 2000-03-29
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Sports Nutrition book cover

    Sports Nutrition

    1st Edition

    By Judy A. Driskell

    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,…

    Hardback – 1999-09-17
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

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