Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Amino Acids and Proteins for the Athlete: The Anabolic Edge, Second 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, 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

  • Sports Nutrition

    Vitamins and Trace Elements, Second Edition

    Edited by Ira Wolinsky, Judy A. Driskell

    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…

    Hardback – 2005-10-31
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Nutrition and the Strength Athlete

    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

  • Sports Drinks

    Basic Science and Practical Aspects

    Edited by Ronald J. Maughan, Robert Murray

    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…

    Hardback – 2000-09-26
    CRC Press
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  • Nutritional Applications in Exercise and Sport

    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

  • Nutrition and Exercise Immunology

    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

    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

  • Macroelements, Water, and Electrolytes in Sports Nutrition

    Edited by Judy A. Driskell, Ira Wolinsky

    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…

    Hardback – 1999-06-17
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Nutrition in Exercise and Sport, Third Edition

    Edited by Ira Wolinsky

    The third edition of Nutrition in Exercise and Sport has been updated and expanded to include the latest developments in the field. This third edition of a bestseller among sports nutrition and health professionals now fully discusses the role of exercise and nutrition in both wellness and in…

    Hardback – 1997-10-22
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Nutrition and the Female Athlete

    By Jamie S. Ruud

    Whether you exercise for fun, or in competitive situations, you should understand the important role nutrition plays in fitness. This useful new text focuses on nutrition as it specifically relates to female athletes. It addresses topics of major importance to women in sports, coaches, trainers,…

    Hardback – 1996-08-05
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Body Fluid Balance

    Exercise and Sport

    Edited by Elsworth R. Buskirk, Susan M. Puhl

    Body Fluid Balance: Exercise and Sport brings you the latest thinking on important topics in this dynamic research area. The authors of this authoritative compendium provide enlightening data and unique perspectives that will stimulate other investigators and supply independent analyses for…

    Hardback – 1996-07-16
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Exercise and Immune Function

    Edited by Laurie Hoffman-Goetz

    In Exercise And Immune Function, leading experts discuss what is known about physical activity and its effects on the immune system. This unique reference describes the science and application of exercise immunology, providing an excellent source of expert information for researchers, students, and…

    Hardback – 1996-05-09
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Nutrition for the Recreational Athlete

    By Catherine G. R. Jackson

    This exciting new book provides accurate and up-to-date information to both recreational athletes and to those persons who support athlete's nutritional practices. It is organized by activity rather than nutrient providing quicker and easier access to information. In addition to traditional…

    Hardback – 1995-02-06
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Sports Nutrition

    Minerals and Electrolytes

    By Constance Kies, Judy A. Driskell

    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…

    Hardback – 1995-02-06
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Nutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine

    By Luke R. Bucci

    This timely and exciting new book brings together for the first time the readily available choices of dietary supplements and their relationship to injury rehabilitation. Nutrition Applied to Injury Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine supports the rational use of specific nutrients for specific…

    Hardback – 1994-10-25
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Nutrients as Ergogenic Aids for Sports and Exercise

    By Luke R. Bucci

    Nutrients as Ergogenic Aids for Sports and Exercise discusses the growing body of information regarding the enhancement of human physical performance by dietary manipulations through ergogenesis. It balances the application of nutritional manipulations between overzealous promoters and recalcitrant…

    Hardback – 1993-02-22
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport

  • Exercise and Disease

    By Marianne Eisinger

    Exercise and Disease reviews the role of exercise and physical fitness in the prevention or causation of cancer. Relevant mechanistic studies, particularly immunomodulation, are emphasized. The book also interprets effects of long-term exercise on immune functions and data that shows how exercise…

    Hardback – 1992-07-27
    CRC Press
    Nutrition in Exercise & Sport