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Double blinded, placebo-controlled, randomised prospective intervention trial : to investigate the effectiveness of Bioslim in weight-loss and the influence of branding and advertising on the placebo response
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2012-03)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: It is estimated that 1.3 billion people worldwide are either overweight or obese, making this a global epidemic. An effective weight-loss method involves the lifestyle changes of increased physical activity ...
Current perceptions and usage practices of nutritional supplements
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The aim of the study was to investigate current perceived role of nutritional supplements in adolescent (16-18 years) male rugby players and establish usage practices within Kwazulu Natal (KZN) ...
Body composition, dietary intake and supplement use among triathletes residing in the Western Cape Region
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the body composition, dietary intake and supplement use among training olympic and ironman distance triathletes residing in the Western Cape region. Design: Descriptive, ...