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Iron, vitamins could affect physical fitness in adolescents

Adolescents’ blood levels of various micronutrients are correlated with how well they performed in certain physical fitness tests, new research shows. Though these results don’t prove causality, they suggest a new relationship between different measures of adolescent health.
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Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

A new study suggests that there is a significant correlation between excessive daytime sleepiness and vitamin D, and race plays an important factor. Results show that in patients with normal vitamin D levels, progressively higher le... Read Post

Blood Levels of Certain Vitamins Linked to Different Measures of Fitness in Teens

Health : Elements4Health: Children's Health (3 years ago)

Deficiency in certain vitamins may hinder fitness performance, a new study suggests. Researchers have found that the levels of certain nutrients in the blood correlate with performance on certain tasks, suggesting that sufficient le... Read Post

Iron, Vitamins Could Affect Physical Fitness In Adolescents

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

New research, published in the Journal of Applied Physiology, has found that adolescents' blood levels of various micronutrients are correlated with their performance in physical fitness tests. Although the results don't suggest any... Read Post

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