Chapter 2: Activity – The Importance of Maintaining a Full and Vibrant Life

46 Moderately strenuous or small amount of activity will delay death: Scand J Public Health. 2006;34(5):480-7. Carlsson S et al.
46 Cardiovascular exercise and weight training prevent arterial sclerosis: Sports Med. 2003;33(14):1013-35. Maiorana A et al.
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47 Exercise improves antioxidant function: Life Sci. 2006 May 22;78(26):3074-81. Brites F et al.
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47 Acute exercise reduces panic disorder: J Affect Disord. 2007 Aug 27; Esquivel G. et al.
47 Cardiovascular conditioning improves memory: Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2006 June;14(6):538-45. Small GW et al.
47 Strength training improves memory: J Aging Phys Act. 2006 Jan;14(1):59-73. Lachman ME et al.
48 Very challenging exercise can lead to oxidative stress and DNA damage: Redox Rep. 2005;10(6):325-31. Briviba K et al.
49 The older we are, we get more prone to oxidative damage:Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2001 Apr;928:236-47. Ji LL.
51 Muscular fatigue may indicate oxidative stress and over training: Sports Med. 2006;36(4):327-58. Finaud J et al.
51 Exercise decrease IVF outcomoe: Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Oct;108(4):938-45. Morris SN et al.
52 L-Argenin before exercise is beneficial: Int J Sports Med. 2002 Aug;23(6):403-7. Schaefer A et al.
52 D-Ribose can improve physical and cardio performance:Lancet. 1992 Aug 29;340(8818):507-10. Pliml W et al.
52 L-Carnitine improves exercise tolerance: Am J Kidney Dis. 2003 Apr;41(4 Suppl 4):S35-43. Pauly DF et al.
52 L-Carnitne benefits training, competition and recovery:Nutrition. 2004 Jul-Aug;20(7-8):709-15. Karlic H et al.
53 L-Glutamine promotes muscle glycogen storage: J Appl Physiol. 1999 Jun;86(6):1770-7. Bowtell JL et al.
53 L-Glutamine is important fuel for immune system cells:Nutrition. 2002 May;18(5):371-5. Castell LM.
53 Supplementing L-Glutamine decreases incidence of illness in endurance athletes: Nutrition. 2002 May;18(5):371-5. Castell LM.
53 L-Glutamine improves sugar balance before and after exercise: J Appl Physiol. 2005 Nov;99(5):1858-65. Iwashita S et al.
56 Eating disorders and sexuality: Int J Eat Disord. 1996 Mar;19(2): 109-18. Wiederman MW et al.
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