Diet and Athletics

The CNP Diet and Athletics Research Category consolidates research exploring the interdependent relationship between dietary intake and athletic performance and mental health. Patricia Hubbard is CNP’s Diet and Athletic Performance contributor and is the lead developer of this research category. To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.” While a small portion of the studies in this research category is available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership launching on January 15, 2022.

2016

Association between general self-efficacy level and use of dietary supplements in the group of American football players

Original

2014

Diet and exercise orthogonally alter the gut microbiome and reveal independent associations with anxiety and cognition

Original

2019

Effect of probiotic supplementation on oxidative stress enzymes and mental health of athletes

Original

2017

Effect of satiety on body composition and anxiety in university athletes: cohort study

Original

2020

Effects of daily probiotics supplementation on anxiety induced physiological parameters among competitive football players

Original

2018

Effects of probiotic (bifidobacterium longum 35624) supplementation on exercise performance, immune modulation, and cognitive outlook in division I female swimmers

Original

2021

Effects of probiotics on anxiety, stress, mood and fitness of badminton players

Original

2016

Exercise-induced stress behavior, gut microbiota-brain axis and diet: a systematic review for athletes

Original