Essays Tagged: "American Journal of Clinical Nutrition"

Is it better to lose fat by aerobic-type training or by strength training?

teract the effects of diet and aerobics on LBW by building up muscle.In a similar type study in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition (Ballor et al., 1988), four groups were established: control ... C. Resistance Weight Training During Caloric Restriction Enhances Lean Body Weight Maintenance. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 47(1): 19-25, 1988.Grubbs, L. The Critical Role of Exercise ...

(8 pages) 154 3 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Chocolate's Little Secret

ontain the high amounts of caffeine that coffee and tea do, John Weisburger, a senior member of the American Health Foundation, assures that "cocoa beverages and chocolate can be offered to children w ... Supplementation of chocolate: effect on cocoa butter digestibility and blood lipids in humans." The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 73 (2001): 246-252.Steinburg, Francene M., Monica M. Bearden ...

(4 pages) 66 0 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Food Myth: Are soy products really a healthy alternative?

A food myth that I am aware of is that soy products are believed by some to be a good alternative source of nutrients that are f ... rce of nutrients that are found normally in meat and dairy products. Soybeans also have the benefit of being perceived by the general consumer as a great source of iron, zinc, protein and calcium and ... cts compared to the positive. Freshly picked and untreated soybeans are toxic and have a high level of phytic acid. To remove the toxins from the soybeans, the soybeans need to be placed through an in ...

(1 pages) 15 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Thiamin deficiency in alcoholics sources of Thiamin, deficiency diseases, mechanisms

nic alcoholics with liver disease to use food as a source of folate, thiamine and vitamin B6’, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 1377-1380Dixon, D., 2007, Galactone-Vita ... ., Paynter, C., Vorhans, L. & Kark, R., 1953, ‘Lack of vitaminosis among alcoholics’, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, vol. 1, no. 3, pp. 179-199Price, J., Kerr, R. & Williams ...

(3 pages) 20 0 3.0 May/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Milk is udder nonsense - Persuasive speech

oes your body good, right?Well according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, in 1994 the average American drank and ate 586 pounds of milk and dairy products. That's nearly forty percent of the dai ... dairy, has dairy as the base of their diet. Milk and dairy is the chief ingredient in the Standard American Diet. You all want to be healthy, right?All of you know me as Raj McVay, what you may or ma ...

(6 pages) 137 2 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Argue Hobson's Speech About Alcohol

effect to the evolution principle; however, alcohol does not reverse the process of evolution. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition reports that red wine is good for the heart while the Journal ...

(2 pages) 671 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Importance of Regular Exercise on Mental Health.

ding to the National Institute of Mental Health, 9.5 percent of the population and about 20 million American adults, suffer from a depressive illness. These numbers scare me because I personally do no ... . Alderson, Ralph Welsh, Serotonin and Central Nervous System Fatigue: Nutritional Considerations.; American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 72, No. 2, 573S-578s5. K.R.Fox, The influence of physic ...

(4 pages) 37 0 3.0 May/2009

Subjects: Science Essays