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Nutrition and the Female Athlete

From Research to Practice
(Book - 2013)
Nutrition and the Female Athlete
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Designed to address the nutritional needs of women over the age of 18 who partake in sports on a regular basis, Nutrition and the Female Athlete: From Research to Practice highlights nutritional concerns specific to active women. It discusses the link between nutrition and athletic performance and translates research into practical applications for health, fitness, and nutrition professionals. The book addresses gender differences in substrate utilization and the implications for how these differences might translate into different macronutrient requirements for female athletes.
Title: Nutrition and the female athlete
from research to practice
Publisher: Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2013
Characteristics: xiii, 257 pages :,ill. ;,24 cm
Contents: Substrate utilization in female athletes : implications for fuel selection and macronutrient requirements / Amy C. Maher and Mark A. Tarnopolsky
Carbohydrates requirements for the female athlete / Louise M. Burke and Christine E. Dziedzic
Protein requirements for the female athlete / Nancy R. Rodriguez
Fluid and electrolyte requirements for female athletes / Megan M. Wenner and Nina S. Stachenfeld
Trace minerals of concern for female athletes : iron and zinc / Pamela Hinton
Nutrients needed for optimal bone health in the female athlete / Kristine Spence
B vitamins and the female athlete / Kathleen Woolf, Dara L. LoBuono, and Melinda M. Manore
Introduction : the female athlete triad - energy availability, menstrual function, and bone health / Katherine A. Beals
Energy availability, health, and performance in the female athlete / Katherine A. Beals
Menstrual function and dysfunction in the female athlete / Anne B. Loucks
Recommendations for optimizing bone strength and reducing fracture risk in female athletes / Michelle Barrack
Summary: Designed to address the nutritional needs of women over the age of 18 who partake in sports on a regular basis, Nutrition and the Female Athlete: From Research to Practice highlights nutritional concerns specific to active women. It discusses the link between nutrition and athletic performance and translates research into practical applications for health, fitness, and nutrition professionals. The book addresses gender differences in substrate utilization and the implications for how these differences might translate into different macronutrient requirements for female athletes.
ISBN: 1439849382
9781439849385
Statement of Responsibility: edited by Katherine A. Beals
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references
Subject Headings: Women Nutrition Athletes Nutrition
Topical Term: Women
Athletes
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