Ergogenic aids and the female athlete

Jacalyn J. Robert-Mccomb, Shannon L. Jordan

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After completing this chapter, you should have an understanding of the following: Reasons why female athletes take supplements. Various supplements female athletes are likely to take. Ergogenic and ergolytic effects of these supplements. Variations within certain supplements and standard dosages.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Active Female
Subtitle of host publicationHealth Issues Throughout The Lifespan
PublisherHumana Press
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9781588297303
StatePublished - 2008

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