Nutritional Deficiencies in Athletes

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  • Skill Levelbeginner
  • Lectures1 Video
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Key concepts covered include:

“By the end of the course, you will be able to understand

  • Nutritional disorders for Athletes
  • Anorexia Nervosa and its management
  • Bulimia Nervosa and its management
  • Steps in management of eating”

What you'll learn

Sports nutrition is the foundation for athlete success. Sports nutrition is superior nutrition given to athletes and focuses on the type, quantity of fluids, and food taken by an athlete. It has a well-designed nutrition plan formulated by a dietician or nutritionist that allows active adults and athletes to perform at their best. read more »»

It also deals with the consumption of micro and macronutrients such as vitamins, minerals, supplements, and organic substances that include carbohydrates, proteins, and fats. Just as proper physical techniques in sports and athlete’s safety, adequate nutrition, hydration, and energy metabolism also play an essential role. Nutritional deficiencies may lead to a decrease in the performance of the athletes and may indirectly affect their mental status. Learn more about how to go ahead with nutritional deficiencies in athletes in this course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • Nutritionists
  • Dieticians
  • General Practitioners
  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Undergraduate Medical Students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate Students in Medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life Science Graduates
  • Ayush Students
  • Students Interested in Biological Sciences
  • Athelets

Instructor

Dr. Shiny Chandran

Dietitian/Nutritionist
MSc. – Food Service Management & Dietetics


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Shiny Chandran MSc, Grad Dip Sports Nutr (Intl Olympic Committee), Accredited Sports Dietitian – Sports Dietitians Australia, Level 2 Kinanthropometrist – ISAK, New Zealand, Consultant Sports Nutritionist – Hande Medical Centre, Lecturer in Sports Nutrition – Sri Ramachandra University has joined our panel of consultants at Hande Medical Centre She is the first Olympic Council certified Sports Nutritionist in India who specializes in sport, preventive nutrition, and weight management.

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Instructor

Dr. Shiny Chandran

Dietitian/Nutritionist
MSc. – Food Service Management & Dietetics


4/5

Shiny Chandran MSc, Grad Dip Sports Nutr (Intl Olympic Committee), Accredited Sports Dietitian – Sports Dietitians Australia, Level 2 Kinanthropometrist – ISAK, New Zealand, Consultant Sports Nutritionist – Hande Medical Centre, Lecturer in Sports Nutrition – Sri Ramachandra University has joined our panel of consultants at Hande Medical Centre She is the first Olympic Council certified Sports Nutritionist in India who specializes in sport, preventive nutrition, and weight management.

For: beginners

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Last Updated 04/2021

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