Nutrition Knowledge, Practices, Attitudes, and Information Sources of Mid-American Conference College Softball Players

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Abstract

The number of women participating in softball at the collegiate level continues to rise, yet little is known about collegiate softball players' knowledge about sport nutrition. The purpose of this study was to collect information from Mid-American Conference softball players to determine their current knowledge, attitudes, and practices related to sport nutrition and to identify their preferred sources for obtaining sport nutrition information.

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G. Hornstrom, C. Friesen, J. Ellery and K. Pike, "Nutrition Knowledge, Practices, Attitudes, and Information Sources of Mid-American Conference College Softball Players," Food and Nutrition Sciences, Vol. 2 No. 2, 2011, pp. 109-117. doi: 10.4236/fns.2011.22015.

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