Nutrition and Fitness: Metabolic and Behavioral Aspects in Health and Disease: 3rd International Conference on Nutrition and Fitness, Athens, May 1996 / Edition 1

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Table of Contents

Conference Organization
Declaration of Olympia on Nutrition and Fitness 1
Declaration of Olympia on Nutrition and Fitness 10
Conference Resolutions 12
Summary of Part 1 13
Energy Costs of Physical Activity 18
Pre-Exercise Food Intake and Performance 33
Fat as a Fuel for Exercise 46
Aspects of Dehydration and Rehydration in Sport 63
Exercise, Muscle Metabolism and the Antioxidant Defense 81
The 'Are' Sport Nutratherapy Program: The Rationale for Food Supplements in Sports Medicine 101
Micronutrients: Effects of Variation in [Hb] and Iron Deficiency on Physical Performance 122
Summary of Part 2 131
Body Perception and Emotional Health in Athletes: A Study of Female Adolescents Involved in Aesthetic Sports 134
Intervention Strategies and Determinants of Physical Activity and Exercise Behavior in Adult and Older Adult Men and Women 148
Determinants of Physical Activity in Children 159
Some Nutritional Parameters in Adolescent Females Suffering from Obesity or Anorexia nervosa: A Comparative Story 168
Do Plasma Polyunsaturates Predict Hostility and Depression? 175
Summary of Part 3 187
Physical Activity in the Prevention and Management of Cardiovascular Disease 191
Physical Activity in the Prevention of Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes mellitus 210
Physical Activity in the Prevention and Management of Obesity 219
Physical Activity, Long-Term CHD Mortality and Longevity: A Review of Studies Over the Last 30 Years 229
Physical Activity in the Prevention and Management of Cancer 240
Importance of Dietary Fat in Modulating PGE[subscript 2] Responses and Influence of Vitamin E on Bone Morphometry 250
Author Index 260
Subject Index 261
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