Endurance

7th August 2020

Lactation Nutrition

Lactation is a calorie burning activity. In the past, mothers were told not to lose too much weight too fast after pregnancy because it was thought […]
7th August 2020

Covid19 and Breastfeeding

Breast milk is the 1st vaccine for your child. Available data shows vertical transmission of the virus is not possible through breast milk. However a positive […]
6th August 2020

Breast is Best

Breastfeeding is the best way of providing ideal food for the growth and development of the baby.   Breastfeeding recommendations Start breastfeeding within one hour of birth. […]
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 […]