Portland-State-University 2018-2019 Bulletin

PHE 577 Exercise, Nutrition, and Performance

Review of metabolic processes and physiological mechanisms involved in nutrient utilization in humans. Examination of the relationships between nutrition and health, with an emphasis on analysis of current research. Topics include carbohydrates, fats, protein, vitamins/minerals, fluids, weight control, and ergogenic aids. Analysis of nutritional modifications presumably related to exercise, health, and performance. Recommended prerequisites: PHE 473.


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