Health, Wellness, and Exercise Science

Introduction to General Medical Conditions

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$49.95
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$29.95
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08/07/2017

Genevieve Ludwig and Megan Streveler-Lundstrom

Introduction to General Medical Conditions explains the most common non-orthopedic maladies seen in the active population. The text is designed to be a reference tool for students and professionals who work with athletes or a physically active population. Each chapter covers a specific body part or system. Also discussed are preventative measures to avoid developing these conditions. Coaches, students in allied health professions, physical education teachers, parents, and athletes will benefit from reading this text.

Sport Nutrition Strategies for Success: A Practical Guide to Improving Performance Through Nutrition

Sport Nutrition Strategies for Success
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$49.95
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$29.95
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12/02/2016

Abigail Larson and Kary Woodruff

This text provides science-based nutrition recommendations that support the optimal performance and well being of young athletes. The authors give an overview of sports nutrition fundamentals, including a breakdown of the macronutrient, micronutrient, and hydration recommendations, as well as optimal quantity and timing of nutrient intake. They also discuss weight management and how to support athletes in achieving healthy weight gain or weight loss; disordered eating and eating disorders signs, symptoms, and treatment; and risks and benefits of dietary supplements.

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Fuel For Sport: The Basics

Fuel For Sport: The Basics
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$49.95
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$29.95
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06/12/2016

Abigail Larson

Fuel for Sport: The Basics is a nutrition text designed to help readers understand and apply basic sports nutrition information. It emphasizes the unique needs and challenges of meeting those needs in adolescent athletes.

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Injury Recognition and Prevention: Lower and Upper Extremity

Injury Recognition and Prevention: Lower and Upper Extremity
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04/21/2016

Genevieve Ludwig and Megan Streveler

Injury Recognition and Prevention: Lower & Upper Extremity covers the most common musculoskeletal injuries of the arms, legs and spine. The text is designed to be a reference tool for students and professionals that work with athletes or a physically active population. Each chapter covers a specific anatomical joint area and includes: a brief review of musculoskeletal anatomy, common injury etiology, signs and symptoms for easy recognition, and the most commonly prescribed treatment or rehabilitation plan.

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