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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

KPE 490 - Nutrition for Sports and Exercise


In-depth study of the role nutrition plays in the training regime of athletes and those in the general population who include regular exercise in their personal lives. Topics include: digestion and absorption of food nutrients, bioenergetics, fluid balance and rehydration, ergogenic aids, proper weight loss and disordered eating.

Prerequisites: FSN 101 and KPE 378.

Course Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credits: 3