Taylor & Francis India: Physical Activity and Health

  • Exercise and Eating Disorders: An Ethical and Legal Analysis book cover

    Exercise and Eating Disorders

    An Ethical and Legal Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Simona Giordano

    Eating disorders (EDs) have become a social epidemic in the developed world. This book addresses the close links between EDs and exercise, helping us to understand why people with EDs often exercise to excessive and potentially harmful levels. This is also the first book to examine this issue from…

    Paperback – 2010-03-25
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • The Masters Athlete: Understanding the Role of Sport and Exercise in Optimizing Aging book cover

    The Masters Athlete

    Understanding the Role of Sport and Exercise in Optimizing Aging, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Baker, Sean Horton, Patricia Weir

    Masters athletes are those that continue to train and compete, typically at a high level, beyond the age of thirty-five and into middle and old age. As populations in the industrialized world get older and governments become increasingly keen to promote healthy aging and non-pharmacological…

    Paperback – 2009-07-17
    Routledge

  • Nutritional Concerns in Recreation, Exercise, and Sport book cover

    Nutritional Concerns in Recreation, Exercise, and Sport

    1st Edition

    Edited by Judy A. Driskell, Ira Wolinsky

    Athletes, coaches, and recreationalists are continually seeking ways to maximize their competitive efforts in both exercise and sport, and from 5km runners to Olympians, most athletes recognize that good nutrition is as crucial to success as ongoing practice and regular exercise. Written and edited…

    Hardback – 2009-06-23
    CRC Press

  • Physical Activity and Health: The Evidence Explained book cover

    Physical Activity and Health

    The Evidence Explained, 2nd 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 – 2009-05-18
    Routledge

  • Nutrition and Exercise Concerns of Middle Age book cover

    Nutrition and Exercise Concerns of Middle Age

    1st Edition

    By Judy A. Driskell

    Many health professionals today seem to approach sports nutrition and physical activity recommendations with a "one size fits all" approach. Surprisingly, little consideration goes into addressing the changing needs of athletes as they progress in age. Nutrition and Exercise Concerns of Middle…

    Hardback – 2009-03-10
    CRC Press

  • Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge book cover

    Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge

    2nd Edition

    By Mauro G. Di Pasquale

    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…

    Hardback – 2007-11-30
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Sports Nutrition: Energy Metabolism and Exercise book cover

    Sports Nutrition

    Energy Metabolism and Exercise, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Judy A. Driskell, Ira Wolinsky

    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…

    Hardback – 2007-09-14
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Children, Obesity and Exercise: Prevention, Treatment and Management of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity book cover

    Children, Obesity and Exercise

    Prevention, Treatment and Management of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew P. Hills, Neil A. King, Nuala M. Byrne

    Throughout the developed world there is an increasing prevalence of childhood obesity. Because of this increase, and awareness of the risks to long term health that childhood obesity presents, the phenomena is now described by many as a global epidemic.   Children, Obesity and…

    Paperback – 2007-07-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Physical Education and Youth Sport

  • Physique, Fitness, and Performance book cover

    Physique, Fitness, and Performance

    2nd Edition

    By Thomas Battinelli

    Totally revised and updated, this second edition of the well-received Physique, Fitness, and Performance retains the unique integrated approach of its predecessor, examining the relationship of structure to function in human performance. Far surpassing the limited focus of standard exercise and…

    Hardback – 2007-06-21
    CRC Press
    Exercise Physiology

  • Sports Nutrition: Fats and Proteins book cover

    Sports Nutrition

    Fats and Proteins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Judy A. Driskell

    It is well known that fats, proteins, and carbohydrates are all energy-yielding nutrients that influence health and physical performance. Yet many recreational, collegiate, and professional athletes still consume more fats, saturated fats, and cholesterol than is recommended, as well as…

    Hardback – 2007-04-19
    CRC Press

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

    Sport and Exercise Physiology Testing Guidelines

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

    Edited by Andrew M. Jones, Edward M. Winter, 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 – 2006-11-30
    Routledge
    BASES Sport and Exercise Science

  • 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

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