Hemp/CBD: Market evolution – digital magazine

One plant—and the rich oil extracted from it—has disrupted the natural products industry like perhaps never before. Hemp’s widespread promise and the market’s reception to CBD oil have meant upheaval and accelerated change for all players. As farmers eye hemp as a new cash crop, federal regulators and new supply chain links are (more…)

Informa Markets launches Food & Beverage Insider to support innovation among CPG brands

The new website and print publication offer a new source for the latest ingredients, formulation, supply chain and regulatory issues.

Influence of physical training on erythrocyte concentrations of iron, phosphorus and magnesium

The present study aimed to determine changes occurring in the erythrocyte concentrations of Iron (Fe), Magnesium (Mg) and Phosphorous (P) of subjects with different levels of physical training living in the sa…

Effects of protein intake prior to carbohydrate-restricted endurance exercise: a randomized crossover trial

Deliberately training with reduced carbohydrate availability, a paradigm coined training low, has shown to promote adaptations associated with improved aerobic capacity. In this context researchers have proposed …

Effects of a commercially available branched-chain amino acid-alanine-carbohydrate-based sports supplement on perceived exertion and performance in high intensity endurance cycling tests

Sports nutritional supplements containing branched-chain amino acids (BCAA) have been widely reported to improve psychological and biological aspects connected to central fatigue and performance in endurance e…

Coenzyme Q10 status, glucose parameters, and antioxidative capacity in college athletes

Glycemia is related to energy production during exercise. Coenzyme Q10 is an antioxidant that participates in adenosine triphosphate synthesis in mitochondria. The aim of this study was to investigate the leve…

Effects of carbohydrate supplementation on aerobic exercise performance during acute high altitude exposure and after 22 days of acclimatization and energy deficit

The ergogenic effects of supplemental carbohydrate on aerobic exercise performance at high altitude (HA) may be modulated by acclimatization status. Longitudinal evaluation of potential performance benefits of…

Carbohydrate supplementation and psychophysiological responses during moderate exercise in hypoxia

Rating of Perceived Exertion (RPE) is a subjective scale to monitor overload and fatigue during exercise. Hypoxia may worsen the perception of fatigue, compromising the self-reported perception of effort and i…

Effects of caffeine supplementation on physical performance and mood dimensions in elite and trained-recreational athletes

Caffeine supplementation (CAFF) has an established ergogenic effect on physical performance and the psychological response to exercise. However, few studies have compared the response to CAFF intake among athl…

Correction to: The effect of low dose marine protein hydrolysates on short-term recovery after high intensity performance cycling: a double-blinded crossover study

The original article [1] contains errors in Tables 1 and 3: Table 1 erroneously mentions use of a treadmill which should instead state ‘bicycle’, and Table 3 has a minor typesetting mistake.