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by galapogos
Thu Sep 15, 2016 9:37 am
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Effects of collagen peptide/resistance training in old men
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Views: 2095

Effects of collagen peptide/resistance training in old men

Collagen peptide supplementation in combination with resistance training improves body composition and increases muscle strength in elderly sarcopenic men: a randomised controlled trial Protein supplementation in combination with resistance training may increase muscle mass and muscle strength in e...
by galapogos
Thu Sep 15, 2016 9:24 am
Forum: Training Research
Topic: A comparison of EMG activity in back squat/hip thrust
Replies: 1
Views: 6507

A comparison of EMG activity in back squat/hip thrust

A Comparison of Gluteus Maximus, Biceps Femoris, and Vastus Lateralis Electromyographic Activity in the Back Squat and Barbell Hip Thrust Exercises The back squat and barbell hip thrust are both popular exercises used to target the lower body musculature; however, these exercises have yet to be com...
by galapogos
Wed Sep 14, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Association Between Serum Vitamin D and CVD Mortality
Replies: 0
Views: 2137

Association Between Serum Vitamin D and CVD Mortality

A Reverse J-Shaped Association Between Serum 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality: The CopD Study CONTEXT: Cardiovascular disease is the major cause of death in the Western world, but the association between 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] levels and the risk of cardiovascular dis...
by galapogos
Wed Sep 14, 2016 5:18 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Influence of Training Frequency on Muscular Adaptations
Replies: 0
Views: 1972

Influence of Training Frequency on Muscular Adaptations

Influence of Resistance Training Frequency on Muscular Adaptations in Well-Trained Men The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of training muscle groups 1 day per week using a split-body routine (SPLIT) vs. 3 days per week using a total-body routine (TOTAL) on muscular adaptations ...
by galapogos
Wed Sep 14, 2016 5:14 pm
Forum: General Health & Wellness Research
Topic: The effectiveness of high dose zinc on cold symptoms
Replies: 0
Views: 2070

The effectiveness of high dose zinc on cold symptoms

The effectiveness of high dose zinc acetate lozenges on various common cold symptoms: a meta-analysis BACKGROUND: A previous meta-analysis found that high dose zinc acetate lozenges reduced the duration of common colds by 42%, whereas low zinc doses had no effect. Lozenges are dissolved in the phar...
by galapogos
Wed Sep 14, 2016 5:09 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Protein Ingestion before Sleep
Replies: 1
Views: 6151

Protein Ingestion before Sleep

Protein Ingestion before Sleep Increases Muscle Mass and Strength Gains during Prolonged Resistance-Type Exercise Training in Healthy Young Men BACKGROUND: It has been demonstrated that protein ingestion before sleep increases muscle protein synthesis rates during overnight recovery from an exercis...
by galapogos
Wed Sep 14, 2016 4:56 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Zingiberaceae extracts for pain
Replies: 0
Views: 1922

Zingiberaceae extracts for pain

Zingiberaceae extracts for pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis BACKGROUND: Members of the family Zingiberaceae including turmeric, ginger, Javanese ginger, and galangal have been used for centuries in traditional medicine. Preclinical studies of Zingiberaceae extracts have shown analgesic p...
by galapogos
Wed Sep 14, 2016 4:44 pm
Forum: General Health & Wellness Research
Topic: Immediate effects of acupuncture on strength performance
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Views: 1905

Immediate effects of acupuncture on strength performance

Immediate effects of acupuncture on strength performance: a randomized, controlled crossover trial The present study investigated the immediate efficacy of acupuncture compared to sham acupuncture and placebo laser acupuncture on strength performance. A total of 33 recreational athletes (25.2 +/- 2...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 5:13 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Influence of hip rotation on adductor/quad activity
Replies: 0
Views: 2053

Influence of hip rotation on adductor/quad activity

Influence of hip external rotation on hip adductor and rectus femoris myoelectric activity during a dynamic parallel squat This study sought to compare the myoelectric activity of the hip adductors (HAs) and rectus femoris (RF) when the hip was in a neutral position or externally rotated by 30° or ...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 5:10 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: 1set resistance training elevates REE for 72hrs
Replies: 0
Views: 1998

1set resistance training elevates REE for 72hrs

One-set resistance training elevates energy expenditure for 72 h similar to three sets To compare the effects of an acute one versus three-set full body resistance training (RT) bout in eight overweight (mean ± SD, BMI = 25.6 ± 1.5 kg m(-2)) young (21.0 ± 1.5 years) adults on resting energy expendi...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 5:08 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Glucosamine alters cartilage turnover in OA patients
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Views: 2022

Glucosamine alters cartilage turnover in OA patients

Glucosamine but not ibuprofen alters cartilage turnover in osteoarthritis patients in response to physical training OBJECTIVE: To investigate changes in levels of serum cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) and urine c-telopeptide of type-2 collagen (CTX-II) as markers for cartilage turnover i...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 5:02 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Squat stance and bar load effects on leg muscle activity
Replies: 0
Views: 2000

Squat stance and bar load effects on leg muscle activity

Stance width and bar load effects on leg muscle activity during the parallel squat PURPOSE: Altering foot stance is often prescribed as a method of isolating muscles during the parallel squat. The purpose of this study was to compare activity in six muscles crossing the hip and/or knee joints when ...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:57 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Smith vs barbell bench press
Replies: 0
Views: 2013

Smith vs barbell bench press

A comparison of muscle activation between a Smith machine and free weight bench press The bench press exercise exists in multiple forms including the machine and free weight bench press. It is not clear though how each mode differs in its effect on muscle activation. The purpose of this study was t...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: The effects of sprint running training on sloping surfaces
Replies: 0
Views: 2218

The effects of sprint running training on sloping surfaces

The effects of sprint running training on sloping surfaces The aim of this study was to examine the effects of sprint running training on sloping surfaces (3 degrees ) on selected kinematic and physiological variables. Thirty-five sport and physical education students were randomized into 4 trainin...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:52 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Effects of low vs high load resistance training
Replies: 0
Views: 2098

Effects of low vs high load resistance training

Effects of Low- vs. High-Load Resistance Training on Muscle Strength and Hypertrophy in Well-Trained Men The purpose of this study was to compare the effect of low- versus high-load resistance training (RT) on muscular adaptations in well-trained subjects. Eighteen young men experienced in RT were ...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Citrulline malate and anaerobic performance/muscle soreness
Replies: 0
Views: 2067

Citrulline malate and anaerobic performance/muscle soreness

Citrulline malate enhances athletic anaerobic performance and relieves muscle soreness The purpose of the present study was to determine the effects of a single dose of citrulline malate (CM) on the performance of flat barbell bench presses as an anaerobic exercise and in terms of decreasing muscle...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:35 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Body comp/Strength changes with milk/resistance exercise
Replies: 0
Views: 1995

Body comp/Strength changes with milk/resistance exercise

Body composition and strength changes in women with milk and resistance exercise PURPOSE: We aimed to determine whether women consuming fat-free milk versus isoenergetic carbohydrate after resistance exercise would see augmented gains in lean mass and reductions in fat mass similar to what we obser...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:32 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Ginger reduces muscle pain caused by eccentric exercise
Replies: 0
Views: 2106

Ginger reduces muscle pain caused by eccentric exercise

Ginger (Zingiber officinale) reduces muscle pain caused by eccentric exercise Ginger has been shown to exert anti-inflammatory effects in rodents, but its effect on human muscle pain is uncertain. Heat treatment of ginger has been suggested to enhance its hypoalgesic effects. The purpose of this st...
by galapogos
Mon Aug 15, 2016 4:23 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Gastric reacidification with betaine HCl in healthy voluntee
Replies: 0
Views: 1905

Gastric reacidification with betaine HCl in healthy voluntee

Gastric reacidification with betaine HCl in healthy volunteers with rabeprazole-induced hypochlorhydria Previous studies have demonstrated that increased gastric pH from the use of acid-reducing agents, such as proton-pump inhibitors or H2-receptor antagonists, can significantly impact the absorpti...
by galapogos
Wed Jun 17, 2015 5:48 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Effects of voluntary contractions on knee extensor torque
Replies: 0
Views: 2416

Effects of voluntary contractions on knee extensor torque

The effect of remote voluntary contractions on knee extensor torque PURPOSE: Concurrent activation potentiation (CAP) is purported to enhance the force capabilities of muscles via the contraction of muscles remote to the prime mover. This phenomenon has been described as remote voluntary contractio...
by galapogos
Wed Jun 17, 2015 5:46 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Effects of cardio/resistance exercise on workplace burnout
Replies: 0
Views: 2254

Effects of cardio/resistance exercise on workplace burnout

Reducing workplace burnout: the relative benefits of cardiovascular and resistance exercise Objectives The global burden of burnout cost is in excess of $300 billion annually. Locally, just under half of working Australians experience high levels of occupational burnout. Consequently, burnout inter...
by galapogos
Wed Jun 17, 2015 5:43 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Influence of carbs on testosterone:cortisol ratio
Replies: 0
Views: 2468

Influence of carbs on testosterone:cortisol ratio

Influence of dietary carbohydrate intake on the free testosterone: cortisol ratio responses to short-term intensive exercise training This study examined the effect of dietary carbohydrate (CHO) consumption on the free testosterone to cortisol (fTC) ratio during a short-term intense micro-cycle of ...
by galapogos
Wed Jun 17, 2015 5:40 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Effects of statins and cholesterol on lean mass in elderly
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Views: 2314

Effects of statins and cholesterol on lean mass in elderly

Statins and dietary and serum cholesterol are associated with increased lean mass following resistance training BACKGROUND: Age-related muscle loss (sarcopenia) is a prevalent condition associated with disability and mortality. Exercise and optimal nutrition are interventions to prevent and treat s...
by galapogos
Wed Jun 17, 2015 5:37 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Exercise intensity and postprandial lipolysis
Replies: 0
Views: 2458

Exercise intensity and postprandial lipolysis

Lipid oxidation in overweight men after exercise and food intake Fat oxidation (FO) is optimized during low- to moderate-intensity exercise in lean and obese subjects, whereas high-intensity exercise induces preferential FO during the recovery period. After food intake during the postexercise perio...
by galapogos
Wed Jun 17, 2015 4:59 pm
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Effects of cardio/resistance exercise order on fat loss
Replies: 0
Views: 2287

Effects of cardio/resistance exercise order on fat loss

Effects of resistance exercise on lipolysis during subsequent submaximal exercise PURPOSE: This study examined effects of prior resistance exercise on fat metabolism during subsequent submaximal exercise with different recovery periods between exercise bouts. METHODS: Ten male subjects performed th...
by galapogos
Thu Apr 23, 2015 5:05 pm
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Vitamin K deficiency associated with knee osteoarthritis
Replies: 0
Views: 2458

Vitamin K deficiency associated with knee osteoarthritis

Vitamin K deficiency is associated with incident knee osteoarthritis BACKGROUND: Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, with knee osteoarthritis being the leading cause of lower extremity disability among older adults in the US. There are no treatments available to prevent the structu...
by galapogos
Tue Apr 14, 2015 9:51 am
Forum: General Health & Wellness Research
Topic: Vit D is a determinant of muscle mass
Replies: 0
Views: 2600

Vit D is a determinant of muscle mass

Vitamin D Status is a Determinant of Skeletal Muscle Mass in Obesity according to the Body Fat Percentages Background Vitamin D deficiency is now being recognized as an emerging problem worldwide. Obesity has been found to be associated with lower serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) concentrations ...
by galapogos
Tue Apr 14, 2015 9:48 am
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Short vs long bike intervals and training adaptations
Replies: 0
Views: 2501

Short vs long bike intervals and training adaptations

Short intervals induce superior training adaptations compared with long intervals in cyclists - An effort-matched approach The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of 10 weeks of effort-matched short intervals (SI; n = 9) or long intervals (LI; n = 7) in cyclists. The high-intensity int...
by galapogos
Tue Apr 14, 2015 9:44 am
Forum: Training Research
Topic: Influence of exercise intensity on abdominal fat
Replies: 0
Views: 2318

Influence of exercise intensity on abdominal fat

Influence of exercise intensity on abdominal fat and adiponectin in elderly adults To examine the influence of moderate-intensity (50% of VO(2peak)) exercise training (MI) versus high-intensity (75% of VO(2peak)) exercise training (HI) on regional fat distribution and plasma adiponectin, we randomi...
by galapogos
Tue Apr 14, 2015 9:40 am
Forum: Nutrition/Supplementation Research
Topic: Effects of Vit D and circuit training on obesity
Replies: 0
Views: 2424

Effects of Vit D and circuit training on obesity

Effects of vitamin D supplementation and circuit training on indices of obesity and insulin resistance in T2D and vitamin D deficient elderly women PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of vitamin D supplementation and circuit training on body composition, abdominal fat,...