Kids' Food for Fitness

Kids' Food for Fitness

by Anita Bean (Author)


Proper nutrition is essential for children to support growth and development, fight illness, and help them fulfil their active potential. This handbook addresses the nutritional needs of children in relation to activity and sport. It explores the links between diet and activity, sports performance and body composition in children between the ages of five and 16. There are age-related menu plans and recipes, along with tips on how to deal with fussy eaters. The author also addresses the issue of potential eating disorders and examines eating without meat for children.


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Format: Paperback
Pages: 176
Edition: First Thus
Publisher: A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Published: 31 May 2002

ISBN 10: 0713660953
ISBN 13: 9780713660951

Author Bio
Anita Bean, BSc, R.P.H.Nutr. is one of the UK's most respected sports nutritionists, and is the award winning author of several fitness and exercise books, and co-author Carol Vorderman's Detox for Life, Summer Detox, and Detox Recipes (Virgin Books). She is also co-author of Lorraine Kelly's Baby and Toddler Meal Planner, and author of the Six Week Workout series, Complete Guide to Sports Nutrition, Complete Guide to Strength Training and Healthy Eating for Kids.