TITLE

Reseach Briefs

PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Nov99, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p156
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents updates on nutrition and weight training researches as of September 1999. Fat metabolism of trained athletes; Growth of muscle fiber; Benefits of high-protein diet and Vitamin B6.
ACCESSION #
2293594

 

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