ERIC Number: EJ247954
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-May
Reference Count: 0
Youth Sport Participation and the Physiological Functions of the Child.
Stewart, Michael J.
Physical Educator, v38 n2 p59-64 May 1981
Although research indicates that the growth and development of young athletes is not adversely affected by continuous rigorous physical activity, there is evidence to support the fact that inclusion of certain nutritional programs may deplete the physically active child. Cardiovascular involvement should be monitored and proper safeguards taken to avoid injury. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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