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25th May 2020

World Thyroid Day

25th May is celebrated as World Thyroid Day to raise awareness among people battling thyroid disorders.  5 common thyroid diseases in India: (1) hypothyroidism, (2) hyperthyroidism, […]
19th May 2020

COVID-19 and Pregnancy

COVID-19 and Pregnancy If you are pregnant, you are more prone to getting infections and may have several questions regarding your pregnancy and baby. You As […]
14th May 2020

Nutrition Guidelines for Covid-19 Patients

It is evident that people of all ages can become infected: malnourished elderly people, with low immunity and patients with chronic diseases like diabetes have more […]
18th August 2019

Physiology of Endurance Training Part 1: Energy Systems

Understanding how our bodies work will be quite helpful in our pursuit to optimise Endurance performance. A person training for competing in endurance-based events requires a […]
17th August 2019

Physiology Of Endurance Training Part 1 : Cardiopulmonary System

In our earlier blog we have seen that endurance based activities primarily depend on Oxidative Phosphorylation (Oxygen) energy system, hence it is beneficial for an athlete […]
17th August 2019

Physiology of Endurance Training Part 3: Effects on the Cardiopulmonary system.

Until now, we have seen that an improvement in the oxygen carrying ability is an important factor contributing to peak performance in endurance sport, since it […]
17th August 2019

Physiology of Endurance Training Part 4 : Skeletal Muscle

Skeletal Muscle Fibre Types : Most textbooks on exercise physiology classify the skeletal muscle fibres into three basic types. However, recent research suggests that there might […]
17th August 2019

Endurance Tests and Assessments Part 1 : Movement Analysis and Biomechanics

The goal of every Training Program is to maximize effectiveness and improve competitive performance. By minimising risk of injuries and maximising enjoyment, a well-designed training program […]