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Steroids: History, Science, and Issues (The Story of a Drug)
By Greenwood
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ean: 9781610697231, isbn: 1610697235,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Providing a significant source of information for upper high school and community college students concerning steroids and their derivatives, this book provides a holistic overview of this controversial class of drugs.• Provides readers with an understanding of the function of natural steroids in the human body, their crucial roles in maintaining life, and their effects on mental, physical, and reproductive functions• Clarifies the differences between natural and synthetic steroids and their

Concussion (Movie Tie-in Edition)
By Random House Audio
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ean: 9780147520524, isbn: 9780147520524,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE • The riveting, unlikely story of Dr. Bennet Omalu, the pathologist who first identified CTE in professional football players, a discovery that challenges the existence of America’s favorite sport and puts Omalu in the crosshairs of football’s most powerful corporation: the NFL Jeanne Marie Laskas first met the young forensic pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu in 2009, while reporting a story for GQ that would go on to inspire the movie

By Independently published
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ean: 9781730740770, isbn: 1730740774,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Texto educativo y psicológico transpersonal para niños, jovenes y adultos, sabiduría, cuentos, juegos de ingenio, creativos, imaginativos y espirituales aprendizaje lúdico especialmente pensado para profesores de yoga, educadores y Maestros de enseñanzas para jóvenes, abarcando la integración sutil de UNICIDAD en su formad física, mental, emocional y espiritual. Excelente.

Good to Go: What the Athlete in All of Us Can Learn from the Strange Science of Recovery
By HighBridge Audio
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ean: 9781684418282, isbn: 1684418283,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
An eye-opening, myth-busting exploration of how the human body can best recover and adapt to sports and fitness trainingIn recent years ''recovery'' has become a sports and fitness buzzword. Anyone who works out or competes at any level is bombarded with the latest recovery products and services: from drinks and shakes to compression sleeves, foam rollers, electrical muscle stimulators, and sleep trackers.In Good to Go, acclaimed FiveThirtyEight science writer Christie Aschwanden takes listeners

League of Denial: The NFL, Concussions and the Battle for Truth
By Random House Audio
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ean: 9780804128179, isbn: 0804128170,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
“PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS.”So concluded the National Football League in a December 2005 scientific paper on concussions in America’s most popular sport. That judgment, implausible even to a casual fan, also contradicted the opinion of a growing cadre of neuroscientists who worked in vain to convince the NFL that it was facing a deadly new scourge: A chronic brain disease that was driving an alarming number of pla

Lower-limb Tendinopathy (Black & White version): (Achilles, Patellar, Hamstring and Gluteal)
By Independently published
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ean: 9781980872559, isbn: 1980872554,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
A comprehensive guide for professionals involved in the management of lower limb tendon pain and dysfunction. Extensively researched and medically edited with over 300 references this book combines evidence with clinical experience to provide informed tendinopathy management strategies. Extensively illustrated with over 200 images and diagrams plus summarised clinical assessment guides and rehabilitation plans. Divided into the following 16 chapter topics: Anatomy, Evolutionary Biology, Patholog

Functional Training with a Fork: Innovators of the 7 Types of Functional Training
By Kathy Rowland
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mpn: , colour illustrations, ean: 9780692502365, isbn: 069250236X,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
Do you want to become one of the the most knowledgeable people in the health and fitness industry? If the answer is yes, you'll want to read this book! Get inside the minds of two of America's elite personal trainers who just happen to be married. Ronnie and Kathy Rowland troubleshoot Functional Training, the Food and Fitness Industry, Body-Fat Loss, Muscle Toning, Athletic Performance, Sex, Hormone Therapy, Longevity, Relationships, Self-Awareness, Stress, Chronic Pain, and CrossFit. Functional

The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports
By HarperCollins Publishing and Blackstone Audio
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ean: 9781504730730, isbn: 1504730739,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
[Read by Kevin Pierce] Every year, Major League Baseball spends more than $1.5 billion on pitchers five times more than the salary of every NFL quarterback combined. Pitchers are the game's lifeblood. Their import is exceeded only by their fragility. One tiny band of tissue in the elbow, the ulnar collateral ligament, is snapping at unprecedented rates, leaving current big-league players vulnerable and the coming generation of baseball-playing children dreading the three scariest words in the sp

Lifestyle Sports and Public Policy (Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society)
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138652217, isbn: 1138652210,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
Lifestyle Sports and Public Policy is the first book to develop a comprehensive understanding of the interplay between lifestyle sports and the public policy environment which frames and regulates them. Drawing on a wide range of lifestyle sports from across the globe, including parkour, skateboarding, mountain biking and climbing, it identifies the critical issues facing practitioners and policymakers as these sports become increasingly popular. Part I examines public sector bodies that provi

Physical Fitness and Physical Self-description: in Athlete and Non-athlete Girl Students (Persian Edition)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781548679484, isbn: 1548679488,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
The purpose of the present book was determining relationship between physical fitness and physical self-concept in female athlete and non athlete students aged 12-14 in Jahrom. The research method was descriptive correlation. 170 athlete and 310 non athlete students were selected by cluster sampling. The students' physical self-concept were evaluated by physical self-concept questionnaire (Marsh, 1994) and the students' physical fitness were measured by strength, muscular endurance and flexibili

German Sports, Doping, and Politics: A History of Performance Enhancement
By Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
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ean: 9781442249202, isbn: 144224920X,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
In the Cold War era, sport was not just a symbol of the power and strength of a nation-state, but of certain ideological systems of politics. With the pressure for athletes to succeed at its zenith, many East German athletes were given anabolic steroids by their country’s own sport federation. While doping in East Germany has been intensely researched in the past decades, the state of West German athletics during this time has remained largely a mystery. In fact, doping was a common practice o

Le basi del Wing Chun Kuen: il miglior libro amatoriale in italiano sul wing chun kuen. (Italian Edition)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781512268423, isbn: 1512268429,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Pensi di poterti seriamente difendere senza conoscere nessuna arte marziale? Apprendi il Kung fu! Con... Le Basi Del Wing Chun Kuen: Il Miglior Libro Amatoriale in Italiano sull'Ip Man Wing Chun DOPO IL GRANDE SUCCESSO CINEMATOGRAFICO '' IP MAN'' , LO STILE DI KUNG FU CHIAMATO WING CHUN E' TORNATO ALLA RIBALTA DALL'ERA DEI FILM DI BRUCE LEE... Sono autore del libro “LE BASI DEL WING CHUN KUEN” uno dei pochi libri di wing chun interamente in lingua Italiana. Nel corso del tempo ho prati

The Arm Lib/E: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports
By Blackstone Pub
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ean: 9781504696982, isbn: 1504696980,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 46 reviews
Yahoo's lead baseball columnist offers an in-depth look at the most valuable commodity in sports--the pitching arm--and how its vulnerability to injury is hurting players and the game, from Little League to the majors.Every year, Major League Baseball spends more than $1.5 billion on pitchers--five times more than the salary of every NFL quarterback combined. Pitchers are the game's lifeblood. Their import is exceeded only by their fragility. One tiny band of tissue in the elbow, the ulnar colla

Bulletproof Bodies: Body-weight Exercise for Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation
By Cardinal Publishers Group
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ean: 9781905367894, isbn: 1905367899,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Bulletproof Bodies has taken the globally popular physical training method of body-weight exercise and created a targeted, functional and multi-muscle approach to developing physical resilience. From tennis elbow to low back pain, Bulletproof Bodies aims to both prevent injury and to rehabilitate injury through improving the health of muscles, tendons, ligaments, and joints. As an added bonus these simple body-weight exercises can help to increase muscular strength and fitness. Whether you are a

Run Like a Girl 365 Days a Year: A Practical, Personal, Inspirational Guide for Women Athletes
By Skyhorse
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ean: 9781510741690, isbn: 1510741690,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
No matter how hard it is to get out the door, it's on the road that we meet our strengths and weaknesses, have the space to contemplate our hopes and dreams and ultimately find what makes us happy. Not every workout is an epiphany. Instead, each time out on the road—no matter how much of a battle it was to get there—is an exercise in getting to know ourselves a little bit better. It’s on that road that we learn our strengths and weaknesses, ponder our hopes and dreams, and ultimately disco

Desperate Steps: Life, Death, and Choices Made in the Mountains of the Northeast
By Appalachian Mountain Club
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mpn: black & white halftones, maps, ean: 9781628420098, isbn: 162842009X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
In the backcountry, a single piece of gear could mean the difference between a comfortable night under the stars and a harrowing tale to tell once you're home. Or it could mean that you don't make it home at all.In this all-new collection from the publisher of Not Without Peril and No Limits But the Sky, author Peter W. Kick recounts twenty true tales of backcountry misadventure and misfortune, including incidents along the famed Appalachian Trail, and seeks the lessons learned in each. From clo

The Complete Guide to Sports Nutrition: 8th edition (Complete Guides)
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mpn: 9781472924209, ean: 9781472924209, isbn: 1472924207,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
The Complete Guide to Sports Nutrition is the definitive practical handbook for anyone wanting a performance advantage. Anita Bean once again succeeds in demystifying the sports person's diet in her inimitable clear and concise style. Alongside the theory, The Complete Guide to Sports Nutrition is packed with practical advice--suggested menus, recipes, and eating plans relevant to all training programs. Written by one of the most respected sports nutritionists, this fully updated and revised edi

Horses, Hitches, and Rocky Trails: The Original Guide to Packing, Camping, and Getting Along with the Wilderness
By Skyhorse
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781626360297, isbn: 1626360294,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Horses, Hitches, and Rocky Trails is the most complete presentation available of the method of packing for the wilderness. The full treatment is amplified by the brilliant drawings by Joe Back, a most-able artist, as well as a man who knows what he is talking about from personal experience. Black includes step-by-step instructions on not only how to prepare for heading out into the wilderness, but also how to cope with the elements.  Some of the lessons taught in this book include:Packing horse

Square One: Returning to Life and Competitive Running after My Devastating Stroke
By Skyhorse
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ean: 9781510721005, isbn: 1510721002,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Dirk Vlieks was at the top of his game. At the age of thirty-two he was a top-ranked triathlete with numerous Ironman finishes under his belt. That all changed in an instant one day in June of 2006 when he stepped groggily from his bike in Honu, Hawaii, and collapsed. He had suffered a stroke so devastating that by the time he reached the hospital, a doctor told his wife to prepare to turn off the machines keeping him alive. Vlieks spent the next two months in intensive care before he was strong

Violence Dynamics Student Handbook: VioDy Prime 2019
By Independently published
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ean: 9781695927957, isbn: 1695927958,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
This is a workbook intended to complement the Violence Dynamics Prime class in Blaine, Minnesota on October 17-20, 2019. It is not intended as a stand-alone work. _______________________________ Hello and welcome to Violence Dynamics 2019. In your hands you are holding the Viody handbook for 2019. It is our hope that this will make your learning experience more rewarding and provide a means to review the material after the seminar whenever you like. This year Violence Dynamics features Kasey Kec

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