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Sports Performance

FitnessNutritionSports Performance

Drinking a protein shake after resistance-training is a popular nutritional strategy adopted by many fitness enthusiasts and athletes to boost muscle protein synthesis (MPS), but does evidence support this practice, and if so, then what type of protein is best, how much should be ingested and when should it be

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Certified Personal TrainerSports PerformanceUncategorized

Do you know which NFL team has better odds of winning Monday night? Chances are it could be determined by circadian rhythm.

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Certified Personal TrainerExercise ProgrammingNewsletterSports PerformanceTraining Benefits

Despite growing popularity and adoption of programs incorporating heart rate (HR) zone methodology, the fitness industry in general appears to

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Cal UCertified Personal TrainerFitnessSports Performance

A successful sports performance program may be summarized by two primary outcomes; athlete availability and athlete durability. Therefore, it is the responsibility of the sports performance professional to ensure the program is designed and implemented using the

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Behavior Change and MotivationCal USports MedicineSports Performance

The interaction of the psychological, neurological, endocrine and immune function and the influence on health is known as psychoneuroimmunology and has been studied since the mid-1970’s (Langley Fonseca, & Iphofen, 2006). Likewise, the stress-injury-stress model has been studied since the late 1980’s and includes the physical, environmental, sociocultural, and psychological

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