Magnesium-Creatine Chelate Impacts Performance
BELLINGHAM, Wash.--L.R. Brilla, Ph.D., FACSM, FACN,
and K.M. Knutzen, Ph.D., FACSM, of Western Washington University, have presented
several findings from their study of magnesium-creati...
IOM Issues Recommendations To Reduce Chronic Disease Risk
WASHINGTON--The National Academy of Sciences' (NAS) Institute
of Medicine (IOM) released new recommendations Sept. 5 for macronutrients such
as carbohydrates, proteins and fats, in addi...
WASHINGTON--The National Academy of Sciences' (NAS) Institute of Medicine (IOM) released new recommendations Sept. 5 for macronutrients such as carbohydrates, proteins and fats, in addition to increasing the amount of daily exercise, to reduce...
Editorial Suggests Ephedra, Creatine Linked to Athletes'
MORGANTOWN, W. Va.--Creatine and ephedra use may have
contributed to an increased number of heatstroke-related deaths among athletes
since 1994, according to an editorial publishe...
Creatine May Enhance Body Weight, Strength
GLASGOW, United Kingdom--Five days of creatine
supplementation was shown to increase body weight and fat-free body mass in
resistance-trained men, according to research published in the July issue of ...
Vitamin E May Help Muscle Recovery
WASHINGTON--Vitamin E may counteract oxidative damage incurred
during exercise, according to a study reported in the Tufts University Health
and Nutrition Letter. Jennifer Sacheck, Ph.D., an exercise physiolo...
FTC Takes Enforma to Court Again
LOS ANGELES--Enforma Natural Products Inc., based here,
is once again in the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) crosshairs. In a release
dated July 25, FTC filed a second civil contempt action against Enforma an...
Burton Hearing Focuses on Healthier Living Through Diet,
Exercise, Dietary Supplements
WASHINGTON--At a hearing held July 25 in
Washington, the Committee on Government Reform (www.house.gov/reform)
met to discuss the impact of diet and lifesty...
Lawsuits Filed Against Andro Makers
TAMPA, Fla.--Attorneys here and in five other
states in late July filed suit against several manufacturers, alleging they
falsely marketed androstenedione (andro) as an alternative to anabolic steroids.
CHICAGO--The retail market for sports drinks will near $3 billion in 2002 and should top $4 billion by 2007, according to new research from Mintel Consumer Intelligence. Its Sports Drink Market report also explored differences among groups...