Nutra-ergonomics: influence of nutrition on physical employment standards and the health of workers.

@article{Shearer2016NutraergonomicsIO,
  title={Nutra-ergonomics: influence of nutrition on physical employment standards and the health of workers.},
  author={Jane Shearer and Terry E. Graham and Tina L Skinner},
  journal={Applied physiology, nutrition, and metabolism = Physiologie appliquee, nutrition et metabolisme},
  year={2016},
  volume={41 6 Suppl 2},
  pages={
          S165-74
        }
}
The importance of ergonomics across several scientific domains, including biomechanics, psychology, sociology, and physiology, have been extensively explored. However, the role of other factors that may influence the health and productivity of workers, such as nutrition, is generally overlooked. Nutra-ergonomics describes the interface between workers, their work environment, and performance in relation to their nutritional status. It considers nutrition to be an integral part of a safe and… CONTINUE READING

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