TITLE

Fork in the Road

AUTHOR(S)
Mallozzi, Michelle
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
American Fitness;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the impact of vegetarianism on an athlete's health. Association of exercise on amenorrhea and osteoporosis; Effect of vegetarianism and sports participation on eating disorders; How to handle vegetarian athletes.
ACCESSION #
2586060

 

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