Biochemical indices of selected trace minerals in men: effect of stress.

  title={Biochemical indices of selected trace minerals in men: effect of stress.},
  author={Anoop Kumar Singh and B. L. Smoak and Kristine Y. Patterson and L Lemay and Claude Veillon and Patricia Anne Deuster},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={53 1},
Plasma zinc, iron, copper, and selenium and selected blood proteins were measured in 66 men before (BHW) and after (AHW) a 5-d period of sustained physical and psychological stress called Hell Week. Recovery blood samples were obtained from 26 men 7 d after Hell Week. Dietary intakes were determined BHW and during Hell Week; zinc, iron, copper, and selenium intakes during Hell Week averaged 23.6 +/- 3.4 mg/d, 35.4 +/- 3.9 mg/d, 3.0 +/- 0.5 mg/d, and 92.5 +/- 26.7 micrograms/d, respectively. C… CONTINUE READING

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