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Nutritional Considerations for Vegetarian Athletes Susan

  title={Nutritional Considerations for Vegetarian Athletes Susan},
  author={Iain Barr and A. J. Rideout},
  • Iain Barr, A. J. Rideout
  • Published 2004
  • With the growing interest in the potential health benefits of plant-based diets, it is relevant to consider whether vegetarian dietary practices could influence athletic performance. Accordingly, this review examines whether nutrients that may differ between vegetarian and omnivorous diets could affect physical performance. We also describe recent studies that attempt to assess the effects of a vegetarian diet on performance and comment on other nutritional aspects of vegetarianism of relevance… CONTINUE READING

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