ERIC Number: EJ471788
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reversing Sports-Related Iron and Zinc Deficiencies.
Loosli, Alvin R.
Physician and Sportsmedicine, v21 n6 p70-74,77-78 Jun 1993
Many active athletes do not consume enough zinc or iron, which are important for oxygen activation, electron transport, and injury healing. Subclinical deficiencies may impair performance and impair healing times. People who exercise regularly need counseling about the importance of adequate dietary intake of iron and zinc. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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